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What am I doing wrong with lift cable?

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chuckdog
Trying to put my lift cable and tiller on the back of my 7117. The way I put a cable I had from a 716, was too short to attach to the tiller. I thought there was a difference between the cables of the 7000/700 series and the 7100/900 series but after reading on here, the cables are the same. So after making my own cable, and trying to get it adjusted right, I am waiting until I get some advice from the experts. I think somehow I have the cable run wrong underneath the tractor. Does anyone have a picture of the cable run underneath the tractor? On a 912, I remember seeing a pulley underneath, but there wasn't one on my 716 that I took the cable off earlier. I'm stumped and the Brewers are on, so I'm giving up for the timebeing.

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RayS
Here are the manuals. The 7000 series cable will fit right on a 7100 series. I have one on my 7790 and it works just as good as the adjustable type. The 7100 series is adjustable. http://bsintek.basco.com/BriggsDocumentDisplay/default.aspx?filename=heCBEN8cuN4rE3Cvh5kbp796Dq http://bsintek.basco.com/BriggsDocumentDisplay/default.aspx?filename=jgEBGP_dyO4tG5EPa7mRgtLvBCd6 http://bsintek.basco.com/BriggsDocumentDisplay/default.aspx?filename=jgEBGP_eqQ0tG5EPa7mRgtLvBCd6 http://bsintek.basco.com/BriggsDocumentDisplay/default.aspx?filename=jgEDGP_byN1tG_Exj7mRgtLvBCd6

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Thanks for the help guys. I have the pulley, just had it run over the shaft and to the front mount like you're supposed to do on the 38" tiller. I will get her in the shop and finished up in the light tonite.

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chuckdog
Got in on and adjusted. I have a good cable with good ends, but I made one like BLT did with a piece of cable. Thought I would save the good one for later and use this one as I had it all routed already, and just had to shorten it up a bit. Thanks for all the help.

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