drive belt snapped

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Re: drive belt snapped

Post by Has been maxi tours » Tue Sep 03, 2019 10:37 am

Be okay or brake cleaner might be bit better .Check operation of clutch pulley twist and pull or push if got it off on floor .

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Re: drive belt snapped

Post by MT606 » Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:18 pm

wilco... just got the replacement belt, is it supposed to be showing the cord?
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Re: drive belt snapped

Post by Has been maxi tours » Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:20 pm

Yes goes all way through it .

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Re: drive belt snapped

Post by MT606 » Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:58 pm

I know I pulled the remnants of the old one off the rear pulley yesterday ;-) but thought it shouldn't be showing on a brand new one?

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Re: drive belt snapped

Post by Has been maxi tours » Thu Sep 05, 2019 4:25 am

From what I understand they aren't made individually they make a big roll then cut belts from that .

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Re: drive belt snapped

Post by MT606 » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:00 am

ah....

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Re: drive belt snapped

Post by Ralph » Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:41 am

If it's not stuck on to firm how about one of those air duster computer cleaners,
brake cleaner may be good but be sure to lube anything that needs it as it will
be degreased, and keep all of it away from the belt and the bits it runs on.
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