Total length is 53 inches. Conduit length is 40 inches. MTD has updated this part. It is now manufactured with a hook on the upper end. This replaces the old clamp style. If the control cable is broken, the lawn mower's self-propel feature won't work.
Blade retaining bolt
Lawn mower blade adapter. If the lawn mower's blade isn't engaging properly, the blade adapter may be stripped. If the blade adapter is stripped, replace it.
Wheel asm comp-7x1
Torsion spring, mulch door
Hinge pin for mulch door
Hex head screw, 1/4-14 x .0625
Curved head bolt, 5/16-18 x 2" Lg.
Lock nut, 3/8-16