Insert the riding mower ignition key into the ignition switch and turn the key to the right. Allow the starter to crank the engine for 15 seconds. If the motor does not start, turn the key off and wait 10 seconds. Turn the key back to start and crank the starter for 15 seconds.Where is the model number on my Craftsman riding lawn mower?
On Craftsman walk-behind mowers, the model and serial numbers are located on a sticker on the back of the deck between the lower handle mounts. For Craftsman riding lawnmowers, the model and serial numbers are found on the underside of the seat or on the frame beneath the seat.Are Craftsman Mowers made by MTD?
MTD makes Craftsman lawn, yard, and garden tractors as well as our "professional" walk behind mowers. Husqvarna makes the Craftsman rotary mowers and Husqy is owned by Electrolux and as far as I know, Husky mowers come out of a Husky factory.Can a craftsman lawn tractor belt be adjusted?
Blade drive belts on Craftsman lawn mowers are not designed to be be adjusted and there is no mechanism for adjusting them. Instead, the manufacturer recommends replacing a loose belt with a new one. The procedure for replacing the blade drive belt may vary slightly for each Craftsman model, so refer to your mower's owner’s manual.