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#1 Cat385B ONLINE  

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Posted April 10, 2013 - 12:13 PM

Sell one broom, the other breaks. Opened it up and found the gear on the end has nothing holding it to the shaft. No diagram of the internals of the gearbox. Is it supposed to be a roll pin in there?

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Posted April 10, 2013 - 12:34 PM

It does look like there should be a roll pin in the hole.  In fact, it looks like the roll pin (or part of it) is still inside the housing.

 

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Posted April 10, 2013 - 01:10 PM

There should be a roll pin holding each gear to the shaft. Looking at the pic that box looks alot like a bolens tube frame mower deck gearbox.



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Posted April 10, 2013 - 02:13 PM

Have you found the pin yet?



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Posted April 10, 2013 - 02:48 PM

Definately should be a pin in there.



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Posted April 10, 2013 - 02:57 PM

One tiny fragment. New 1/4" pin in there now. Thanks for the help.




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