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What is causing the fuse PTO on a 618 grasshopper mower

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What is causing the fuse for the PTO on a 618 grasshopper mower to keep burning out. It will mow for a while and then blows again. 7.5 fuse.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Ranwell1 replied 1 year ago.
This is usually an indication that the coil windings in the electric clutch are drawing too much current and the clutch is getting ready to go bad altogether.
BE ready to replace the electric clutch. Keep an eye on things because it may burn some of the wiring if the fuse doesn't burn out quick enough.
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