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clutch & brake adjustments

Postby HOTRODSURFER » Fri Sep 08, 2017 5:52 am

I need to adjust the clutch and brakes on my 1970 Cub Lo Boy 154 -since I have no owners manual not sure where to adjust them- :help:
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Re: clutch & brake adjustments

Postby staninlowerAL » Fri Sep 08, 2017 7:17 am

Manuals are available on the forum, free downloads at the QUICK LINKS tab, top left corner of this page.

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Re: clutch & brake adjustments

Postby Eugene » Fri Sep 08, 2017 8:08 am

Obtain the Service Manual and Parts Manual as well as the Operator's Manual for the tractor. Service Manual provides step by step procedures.

You will probably need new clutch brake linings (2 each). The clutch brake linings will probably be the only adjustment needed for the clutch.
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Re: clutch & brake adjustments

Postby BigBill » Tue Dec 26, 2017 10:36 pm

It’s .090” clearance on the throwout bearing and the fingers on the pressure plate. And .010” clearance on the pucks.
I'm technically misunderstood at times i guess its been this way my whole life so why should it change now.


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