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Downeaster clutch problem

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by fastcarz3, Jan 26, 2014.

  1. fastcarz3

    fastcarz3 Member
    Messages: 34

    Have a downeaster 2 yard sander with the Briggs motor 9 hp this year the clutch has been stuck in the on position so every time the motors running so is the belt n spinner anyone know of any ways to free it up tried acouple waks with a mallet but no go.
  2. vinnys

    vinnys Senior Member
    Messages: 113

    Does the clutch make a clicking sound when you throw the switch?? If it does, the bearing is frozen.
  3. OSCLandscaping

    OSCLandscaping Member
    Messages: 32

    You can try putting a pipe wrench on each pulley/sprocket and turn in opposite directions.
  4. fastcarz3

    fastcarz3 Member
    Messages: 34

    Yea it does click when power is applied do they sell just the bearing