MTD: For a Growing World.

Diagnose & Troubleshoot Tillers

Select one of the symptoms below to find possible causes and common solutions

Common Symptoms:

Wheels and Tines Will Not Turn

Possible Causes Corrective Actions

1Improper use of controls

Review Controls and Features section of your operator's manual

Misadjusted forward clutch control cable

Adjust cable tension

Misadjusted reverse clutch control cable

Adjust cable tension

Worn or broken clutch belt

Check belts. Replace as needed

Internal transmission wear or damage

Contact local dealer or factory

Bolt and key loose in transmission pulley

Tighten bolt: check that key is in place