Honda Lawn Mower Drive Belt Replacement Part # 22431-VL0-P01

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This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the drive belt on a Honda lawn mower. The most common reason for replacing the drive belt is when the engine is running but the mower will not self-propel.

All of the information for this drive belt replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Honda

Tools needed: 12mm socket, 12mm wrench, T-40 Torx bit

Step By Step Instructions

1
Before you replace the drive belt on your lawn mower first make sure the engine has cooled.
2
Next, you should remove the wire and boot from the spark plug to prevent the engine from accidentally starting and close the fuel valve.
3
We recommend performing this procedure with little or no fuel in the tank.
4
Now carefully tip the mower on its side with the fuel tank facing up.
5
Use a 10mm socket and wrench to unthread the bolts securing the shroud.
6
Note that some of the bolts are threaded into retaining nuts. You will need to lift and secure the deflector to access the bolts in the rear.
7
The upper rear bolt requires a t-40 torx bit to remove.
8
With the bolts removed, detach the shroud.
9
Use the 10mm wrench to unthread the bolts to release the transmission belt guard.
10
Next, use the 10mm socket to unthread the bolts securing the engine belt guard.
11
Remove the guard.
12
If still intact, unhook the old belt from the transmission pulley and remove the belt.
13
Install the new drive belt by looping it over the blades then hook the belt onto both the engine and transmission pulleys.
14
Reposition the engine belt guard and thread the bolts to secure.
15
Reposition the transmission belt guard and secure it with the bolts.
16
Reposition the shroud making sure the shutter door pin snaps into it.
17
Replace all of the bolts and retaining nuts, if applicable, to secure the shroud.
18
Release the rear deflector.
19
Return the mower to its upright position.
20
With the repair completed reattach the wire and boot to the spark plug open the fuel valve refill the fuel tank and your lawn mower should be ready for use.
Description
This video provides step-by-step repair instructions for replacing the drive belt on a Honda lawn mower. The most common reason for replacing the drive belt is when the engine is running but the mower will not self-propel.

All of the information for this drive belt replacement video is applicable to the following brands:
Honda

Tools needed: 12mm socket, 12mm wrench, T-40 Torx bit
Step-By-Step Instructions
1
Before you replace the drive belt on your lawn mower first make sure the engine has cooled.
2
Next, you should remove the wire and boot from the spark plug to prevent the engine from accidentally starting and close the fuel valve.
3
We recommend performing this procedure with little or no fuel in the tank.
4
Now carefully tip the mower on its side with the fuel tank facing up.
5
Use a 10mm socket and wrench to unthread the bolts securing the shroud.
6
Note that some of the bolts are threaded into retaining nuts. You will need to lift and secure the deflector to access the bolts in the rear.
7
The upper rear bolt requires a t-40 torx bit to remove.
8
With the bolts removed, detach the shroud.
9
Use the 10mm wrench to unthread the bolts to release the transmission belt guard.
10
Next, use the 10mm socket to unthread the bolts securing the engine belt guard.
11
Remove the guard.
12
If still intact, unhook the old belt from the transmission pulley and remove the belt.
13
Install the new drive belt by looping it over the blades then hook the belt onto both the engine and transmission pulleys.
14
Reposition the engine belt guard and thread the bolts to secure.
15
Reposition the transmission belt guard and secure it with the bolts.
16
Reposition the shroud making sure the shutter door pin snaps into it.
17
Replace all of the bolts and retaining nuts, if applicable, to secure the shroud.
18
Release the rear deflector.
19
Return the mower to its upright position.
20
With the repair completed reattach the wire and boot to the spark plug open the fuel valve refill the fuel tank and your lawn mower should be ready for use.

Applicable Product Model

Lawn Mower
Brand
Product Type
Model
Subtype
Product Diagram & Manuals
Parts Needed
V-Belt
V-Belt
$15.05
Recommended Tools and Accessories
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank
$29.18
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank
$46.58
Total$0.00

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