It was verified to me by cub cadet official customer service that these two models are the exact same other than the branding. Same parts, function, and fitment on both.
Hello - The 3-Stage Snow attachment replaces the deck and runs off a belt. Thank you for your question.
It is an issue. I have one and know of another. Both manual PTO
Just guessing but it sounds like your belt is loose.
I use silicone spray such as this one at Home Depot: https://www.homedepot.com/p/Blaster-11-oz-B-laster-Silicone-Lubricant-16-SL/204502319
Everything you need is included in the kit. Take your time and before you know it, DONE. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YuzNMK5gCY0
Hello - The 3-stage attachment is designed to fit Cub Cadet models built in 2015 and after. Thank you for your question.
Hello Todd. Please resubmit your question with the model and serial numbers listed underneath the seat of your mower. Once we have that information, we can accurately give you an answer. Thank you for your question.
Engage PTO, drive forward, adjust accordingly.