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Scotts Lawn Mower S1642, S1742, S2046

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  • Posted by rlange on Apr 11th, 2014 at 4:00pm

    Reversing
    Reverse not working. Eeverything else works except I can't get my Scotts mower to go into reverse WHY?
  • Posted by kefulton on Apr 6th, 2014 at 12:16pm

    Clutch break stuck won't go into gear
    Clutch break stuck won't go into gear
  • Posted by bonniepaul444 on Apr 5th, 2014 at 6:05pm

    Instructions to replace belt Scotts gx1642s14885z
    Instructions to replace belt Scotts gx1642s14885z
  • Posted by firestopper09 on Mar 30th, 2014 at 12:25pm

    how do I tighten the drive belt
    how do I tighten the drive belt
  • Posted by papaouellette066 on Feb 19th, 2014 at 2:23pm

    why won't my 16hp scotts mower move in reverse eve
    why won't my 16hp scotts mower move in reverse everything else works fine?
  • Posted by papaouellette066 on Feb 19th, 2014 at 2:14pm

    reverse not working
    everything else works except i can't get my scotts mower to go into reverse WHY?
  • Posted by ptsivle on Nov 20th, 2013 at 3:43pm

    HOW TO ENGAGE MOWER DECK
    HOW TO ENGAGE MOWER DECK
  • Posted by tfishhouse on Nov 3rd, 2013 at 8:33pm

    how to change soliniod
    how to change soliniod
  • Posted by Dick Lorencen on Oct 31st, 2013 at 3:09pm

    how to remove rear wheel
    how to remove rear wheel
  • Posted by on Sep 29th, 2013 at 7:12am

    steering- will not turn, need diagram. can anybody help
    My nephew has been cutting the lawn for me this , he is 13 and does not pay attention to what he is driving over or into for that matter lol while at full speed. I believe one of the steering brackets is bent but have no manual/diagram to inspect. I have been to many websites trying to get help. No …
  • Posted by on Sep 23rd, 2013 at 12:07pm

    tractor wont pull itself up a small incline, like
    tractor wont pull itself up a small incline, like tranny is slipping
  • Posted by on Sep 18th, 2013 at 7:54pm

    Gas Tank replacement
    Gas tank leaks badly, have new tank, but what all has to be removed to install replacement tank?
  • Posted by mlmccray on Aug 28th, 2013 at 1:24pm

    need an engine break down for carb and governor li
    need an engine break down for carb and governor linkage.the throttle shaft was froze and now fixxed but engine wants to run wide open s2046
  • Posted by ram02ronald on Aug 28th, 2013 at 11:58am

    Scott 17 HP Lawn Tractor
    I could use some instructions on how to remove and replace the governor gear on my tractor.I had in for repairs and they said I need a governor gear.
  • Posted by rabernt on Aug 22nd, 2013 at 5:52pm

    Need info on replacing the Ground Drive Belt part
    Need info on replacing the Ground Drive Belt part # GX10065 on a Scott S1642 Lawn Tractor. Picture of belt routing needed.

    Thanks.

    Terry rabernt@bellsouth.net
  • Posted by al.deb.anderson on Aug 21st, 2013 at 10:03pm

    I need an scotts s1642 transmission parts breakdow
    I need an scotts s1642 transmission parts breakdown and/or mechanical diagram.
  • Posted by benstarcheski on Aug 2nd, 2013 at 1:56pm

    Deck belt
    Tore the old deck belt replaced it now whenever I engage the blades the belt begins squealing and smoking even though I am just on the drive way. Please help!
  • Posted by wilburnes1 on Jul 28th, 2013 at 2:58pm

    where is the sioinoid
    where is the sioinoid
  • Posted by rowdy18toyota on Jul 20th, 2013 at 8:07pm

    spark plug
    Does the spark plug screw all the way in or does some of the threads stick out? I have the right plug but when I put it in it tightened up before all the threads
  • Posted by bcwall1 on Jul 19th, 2013 at 5:02pm

    Removing rear wheel from s2046
    How do you remove the rear tie and wheel.
  • Posted by rbowers11 on Jul 17th, 2013 at 11:10am

    diagram shown for 42 inch mower deck has an extra
    diagram shown for 42 inch mower deck has an extra pulley to the right of the left blade pulley, the engine is a 17.5 hp tescumsah. is this deck similiar to the s1642
  • Posted by rbowers11 on Jul 17th, 2013 at 10:01am

    I need a routing diagram for a s1742 42 inch mower
    I need a routing diagram for a s1742 42 inch mower deck
  • Posted by revacuff on Jul 16th, 2013 at 1:37pm

    wiringdiagram for eng
    mower wont crank unless i jump off of solinoid missing alatchrelay
  • Posted by jandpvick on Jul 4th, 2013 at 10:42am

    I need a parts breakdown (transmission drive pulle
    I need a parts breakdown (transmission drive pulley & drive shaft that pulley fixes to) , including part Numbers. For S1642 Scott lawn tractor. I have a operators manual that came when I purchased the tractor new, but it does not have this part breakdown . Help
  • Posted by postmasterfuller on Jun 29th, 2013 at 8:42am

    I have a Scotts S1642 and the Reverse Implement bu
    I have a Scotts S1642 and the Reverse Implement button is not working. The mower will got backwards very slowly but if I push the reverse implement button is still does not work it will shut off.
  • Posted by r.rohanni on Jun 23rd, 2013 at 1:26pm

    I need routing diagram for s1642 deck belt .
    I need routing diagram for s1642 deck belt .
  • Posted by lpf1 on Jun 21st, 2013 at 2:07pm

    seat cushion
    I need a replacement seat cushion?? any ideas where to find one
  • Posted by jlcherveny on Jun 16th, 2013 at 6:25pm

    need routing diagram for 1642H transaxle drive bel
    need routing diagram for 1642H transaxle drive belt
  • Posted by delldoug on Jun 16th, 2013 at 12:14pm

    My S1642 will not go either forward or in reverse.
    My S1642 will not go either forward or in reverse. Everything else is running fine. How do I check the transmission to see if there is a way to fix the problem?
  • Posted by rjperry on Jun 15th, 2013 at 2:30pm

    Starter is not engaging with the engine. The start
    Starter is not engaging with the engine. The starter just whines when trying to start it.
  • Posted by Jake Heller on Jun 1st, 2013 at 12:20am

    I need to know how to level the deck on my scotts
    I need to know how to level the deck on my scotts mower its leaving a streak on the left side. Please help
  • Posted by dwilkins on May 31st, 2013 at 8:32am

    where do I find the model number on the scotts law
    where do I find the model number on the scotts lawn tractor?
  • Posted by dales_mail on May 29th, 2013 at 2:00pm

    Need wiring diagram for S1642
    Need wiring diagram for S1642
  • Posted by pauldorothhy on May 24th, 2013 at 6:42pm

    need to see a diagram/picture for routing the tran
    need to see a diagram/picture for routing the transmission belt for the S2046 model today!
  • Posted by magdaarteche4994 on May 11th, 2013 at 8:26pm

    i need a scotts lawn tractor repair manual 50563x7
    i need a scotts lawn tractor repair manual 50563x7 the motor governator spring positions
  • Posted by scottjos2004 on May 7th, 2013 at 5:08pm

    ran out of gas, now will not start
    Ran out of gas, now won't start. Plug getting spark. Gas line filter let's fluid thru to carb. Get occaisional pop when cranking. Seems like plug is wet when I pull it out like cylinder is getting fuel maybe. Any ideas before I pull off carb?
  • Posted by rromonoski on May 5th, 2013 at 3:11pm

    What size is the belt for16 hp 42in scotts lawnmow
    What size is the belt for16 hp 42in scotts lawnmower model##1642h
  • Posted by ikewhie88 on Apr 29th, 2013 at 11:05pm

    How to replace the deck.?
    How to replace the deck.?
  • Posted by theresaddd on Apr 22nd, 2013 at 12:06pm

    I need fliter and oil changing instructions. Where
    I need fliter and oil changing instructions. Where is the oil plug?
  • Posted by bomjay69 on Apr 13th, 2013 at 1:29pm

    on clutch spring?
    on clutch spring?
  • Posted by nick_friesenhahn on Apr 12th, 2013 at 10:29am

    scotts 2046
    mower runs at full speed even when moving the throttle
  • Posted by gengau50 on Apr 11th, 2013 at 3:06pm

    how to level 46 inch mower deck
    how to level 46 inch mower deck
  • Posted by tbreiner on Apr 2nd, 2013 at 1:18pm

    wiring diagram
    need safety switch wiring diagram; engine stops when I let off the brake. The seat switch is good/works ok Which switch is causing this?
  • Posted by thequietman54 on Mar 11th, 2013 at 12:34pm

    how does the rear tire come off on s1642
    how does the rear tire come off on s1642
  • Posted by jchevy56 on Mar 7th, 2013 at 6:25pm

    Engine dies
    Why will the engine die when I let of the brake? It will run fine with the brake on.
  • Posted by wdseridgway on Dec 16th, 2012 at 6:53am

    While changing the drive belt on my Scotts 2046 I
    While changing the drive belt on my Scotts 2046 I noticed that there is a lot of "play" in the pulley and fan on the rear end. There does not seem to be any play in the shaft that they are mounted on. Is this normal? It will be a big job to dis-assemble so I really would like to know before I take i…
  • Posted by cooper1946y on Dec 4th, 2012 at 5:46am

    need a wiring diagram for scotts lawn tractor
    need a wiring diagram for scotts lawn tractor
  • Posted by wrockranck on Nov 16th, 2012 at 12:44pm

    Trying to change out solinoied. Difficult location
    Trying to change out solinoied. Difficult location . Do I need to remove rear tire and if I do,how......? Model s2046h Scott's/John Deere
  • Posted by stremberth on Nov 11th, 2012 at 3:47pm

    mower will turn over but on compression stroke the
    mower will turn over but on compression stroke theres too moch resistance even to turn over by hand
  • Posted by jimsrot2141 on Nov 10th, 2012 at 5:03pm

    Ask a question...
    Ask a question...
  • Posted by jimsrot2141 on Nov 10th, 2012 at 4:54pm

    I need a diagram for a Scotts riding mower, model
    I need a diagram for a Scotts riding mower, model S2046, mower deck belt
  • Posted by tim68chief on Oct 14th, 2012 at 11:24am

    I need to find replacement mower drive belt ,where
    I need to find replacement mower drive belt ,where can I find them ? The model number I have doesnt match what I find in stores.The model is m124895 .
  • Posted by clmartin136 on Oct 13th, 2012 at 10:10am

    need to know where all safty switches are located
    need to know where all safty switches are located
  • Posted by lindsce2 on Oct 6th, 2012 at 11:32am

    mower deck belt falls of the pulley and idler as t
    mower deck belt falls of the pulley and idler as the belt goes to the motor pulley. I have adjusted the belt ,but that didn't help. very little clearance between the two pulleys. Thanks Lindsey
  • Posted by printeryarns on Sep 14th, 2012 at 12:27am

    how do get the deck of a 1742 off????
    how do get the deck of a 1742 off????
  • Posted by printeryarns on Sep 14th, 2012 at 12:12am

    how do I get the deck off.????
    how do I get the deck off.????
  • Posted by hwilkinson7 on Sep 1st, 2012 at 6:26pm

    How to alter height for 14 inch model
    How to alter height for 14 inch model
  • Posted by pward on Aug 30th, 2012 at 4:26pm

    what is the part number for the blade belt for Sco
    what is the part number for the blade belt for Scott 17 hp 42"
  • Posted by surfer354 on Aug 30th, 2012 at 1:40pm

    need a wiring diagram for a s2046 garden tractor s
    need a wiring diagram for a s2046 garden tractor scotts
  • Posted by pendleton.gordon on Aug 25th, 2012 at 12:44pm

    Replacing belt and need to know how to position th
    Replacing belt and need to know how to position the belt.
  • Posted by boozinbill on Aug 21st, 2012 at 7:17pm

    I have the Scott's S1742 lawn tractor. It wont tur
    I have the Scott's S1742 lawn tractor. It wont turn over when the key is in the start position. The starter is fine when connected directly to the battery. Is this possibly a solenoid issue? If so where is the best place to order this item?
  • Posted by sjnask on Aug 19th, 2012 at 1:20pm

    oil in transaxle
    what kind of oil is used in the trans axle
  • Posted by jimrawlins3 on Aug 18th, 2012 at 8:00am

    I have a Scott's 42" lawn tractor and when you let
    I have a Scott's 42" lawn tractor and when you let off the brake the engine dies?????????
  • Posted by donnalea on Aug 12th, 2012 at 7:11pm

    my tire popped on my lawn tractor - how do i get i
    my tire popped on my lawn tractor - how do i get it off
  • Posted by Vanessa Harrison on Jul 24th, 2012 at 11:15am

    I Have a Scott's Lawn Tractor,18 hp/ 46 " cut. I n
    I Have a Scott's Lawn Tractor,18 hp/ 46 " cut. I need a Manual for it.Thank you. Van
  • Posted by swrs7j1t2 on Jul 24th, 2012 at 8:57am

    Can I buy a Bearing for the drive end of astarter
    Can I buy a Bearing for the drive end of astarter fo a 1742 hp model
  • Posted by swrs7j1t2 on Jul 24th, 2012 at 8:53am

    Can I buy a starter Bearing For a 1742 model
    Can I buy a starter Bearing For a 1742 model
  • Posted by tracisreed on Jul 21st, 2012 at 4:51pm

    i need to know how to put the belt back on, lost m
    i need to know how to put the belt back on, lost my picture
  • Posted by tracisreed on Jul 21st, 2012 at 4:48pm

    MODEL 2554S SCOTT RIDING LAWN MOWER-- NEED TO PUT
    MODEL 2554S SCOTT RIDING LAWN MOWER-- NEED TO PUT BELT ON MOWER DECK, NEED HELP.
  • Posted by dsteenland on Jul 21st, 2012 at 12:21pm

    Mt scotts s1742 lawn tractor makes a lot of noise
    Mt scotts s1742 lawn tractor makes a lot of noise in the rear differential area. Can you offer advice?
  • Posted by dsteenland on Jul 20th, 2012 at 9:14pm

    My scotts s1742 makes a lot of noise coming from t
    My scotts s1742 makes a lot of noise coming from the transaxle. When the clutch is engaged the noise stops. When I let out on the clutch there is a loud rattling noise. Can you tell me why?
  • Posted by tinker011 on Jul 17th, 2012 at 4:24pm

    Is there a deck adjustment on scotts 1746 lawn tra
    Is there a deck adjustment on scotts 1746 lawn tractor. the right side mows a little lower than left
  • Posted by fcastaneda on Jul 16th, 2012 at 9:01pm

    I live in LaJunta Co. wher can i find a Bagger for
    I live in LaJunta Co. wher can i find a Bagger for s1642
  • Posted by jflsh5 on Jun 24th, 2012 at 9:57pm

    i have a scotts 1742 mower, the engine shuts off w
    i have a scotts 1742 mower, the engine shuts off when i put it in reverse,this situation just started

    jim flesher

    email jflsh5@aol.com
  • Posted by cemricko79 on Jun 20th, 2012 at 6:23am

    how do i adjust the mower belt tension
    how do i adjust the mower belt tension
  • Posted by paulnbrenda on Jun 19th, 2012 at 2:44pm

    What is the worth of a 2000 Scott's 2046 riding mo
    What is the worth of a 2000 Scott's 2046 riding mower?
  • Posted by widderldy on Jun 17th, 2012 at 9:02pm

    I want an illustrated parts breakdown for 17Hp Bri
    I want an illustrated parts breakdown for 17Hp Briggs & Stratton, model 311777. We need/want the illustrated breakdown. Parts needed for damaged engine the following parts are requested.

    1. Connecting Rod

    2. Engine Gasket Set

    3. Gear Governor
  • Posted by Eddie Truelove on Jun 10th, 2012 at 2:06pm

    THE SIZE BELT FOR A SCOTTS 1742S DECK
    THE SIZE BELT FOR A SCOTTS 1742S DECK
  • Posted by rlucasfamily on Jun 6th, 2012 at 9:58pm

    I'm good with the manual, and it would be nice if
    I'm good with the manual, and it would be nice if it even touched on replacing the ground drive belt. But it does not, only the deck belt. I've got the part and have spent plenty of time on my back under the tractor trying to figure out the puzzle. Any hints or schematics? I have the S1642.
  • Posted by j.c.solano on Jun 6th, 2012 at 1:56pm

    On a S1742 the hydro static Transmission won't eng
    On a S1742 the hydro static Transmission won't engage
  • Posted by bruce_clan on Jun 5th, 2012 at 4:39pm

    how do I adjust the brakes on a Scotts riding mowe
    how do I adjust the brakes on a Scotts riding mower 15hp / 42" model 42531x8
  • Posted by paman235 on Jun 4th, 2012 at 9:24am

    how to lower the deck to repalce the built please
    how to lower the deck to repalce the built please

    model# 1742g
  • Posted by j-l-harris on Jun 3rd, 2012 at 11:31am

    need a replacement deck beltb for the s1642/ what'
    need a replacement deck beltb for the s1642/ what's compatible
  • Posted by scot3234 on Jun 1st, 2012 at 2:35pm

    How to replace Mower cutting belt on 42" Scott S1
    How to replace Mower cutting belt on 42" Scott S1642 Belt that turns blades.
  • Posted by pjboyle on May 30th, 2012 at 3:26pm

    How do I get an electrical wiring diagram for the
    How do I get an electrical wiring diagram for the s1642?

    How defeat the "Reverse Implement Option"?
  • Posted by bima61 on May 28th, 2012 at 11:27am

    Removing rear tire
    Removing rear tire
  • Posted by gfonteyne on May 27th, 2012 at 5:36pm

    On a scotts 1642 lawn tractor how do you check the
    On a scotts 1642 lawn tractor how do you check the fluid lever in a hydrostatic transmission.
  • Posted by dobroskyd on May 27th, 2012 at 12:25pm

    How do you disable the cutoff switch located under
    How do you disable the cutoff switch located under the seat?
  • Posted by rdstrebel on May 27th, 2012 at 11:32am

    BRAKE PAD CHANGE
    Can't find the location of the brake assembly?
  • Posted by cecee1 on May 27th, 2012 at 9:56am

    need diagram of deck to replace belt on 46 inch 20
    need diagram of deck to replace belt on 46 inch 2046 model
  • Posted by a1condor on May 18th, 2012 at 12:11am

    I have the operator manual it is not in there
    I have the operator manual it is not in there
  • Posted by a1condor on May 18th, 2012 at 12:08am

    How to find and replace Starter Solonoid
    I have a 2000 scott S1642 and have to replace starter solonoid. How do I get at it?
  • Posted by danmunroe5 on May 15th, 2012 at 8:50am

    mower starts but will eventually shut down after a
    mower starts but will eventually shut down after a few seconds
  • Posted by 118 on May 12th, 2012 at 12:28pm

    where can i buy parts
    where can i buy parts
  • Posted by mapamalone on May 7th, 2012 at 2:13pm

    i need a diagram for the Scotts s1642 ground drive
    i need a diagram for the Scotts s1642 ground drive belt installation. I have the operators manual but the diagram is not in there only the mower drive belt
  • Posted by Matthew Northcutt on May 7th, 2012 at 10:40am

    i need a new pully and guide (pully off the engine
    i need a new pully and guide (pully off the engine) and guide for that pully the mower i have is a scotts 17hp 42in cut model s1742. Where can i buy these items?? THANKS
  • Posted by Matthew Northcutt on May 5th, 2012 at 3:50pm

    i need a new pully and guide (pully off the engine
    i need a new pully and guide (pully off the engine) and guide for that pully the mower i have is a scotts 17hp 42in cut model s1742. Where can i buy these items?? THANKS
  • Posted by wendy_andrews on May 3rd, 2012 at 11:26am

    which manuel shows how to replace the transmission
    which manuel shows how to replace the transmission drive belt for a scotts s1742 lawn tractor
  • Posted by wendy_andrews on May 2nd, 2012 at 1:40pm

    need to see diagram for replacing ground drive bel
    need to see diagram for replacing ground drive belt NOT the deck mount for scotts s1742
  • Posted by bowldog on Apr 28th, 2012 at 1:15pm

    how do you replace the ground drive belt on Scotts
    how do you replace the ground drive belt on Scotts S1742

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