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Curtis B.
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Category: Small Engine
Satisfied Customers: 26033
Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I need advise with my Quest Ztr mower.

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I need advise with my Quest Ztr mower.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Advice.
Engine turns off when parking brake disengaged. Engine turns off
When PTO is engaged.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
The mower thinks there is no operator! Check the seat switch and the other safety switches. Usually the seat switch or the harness to it is the reason.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sensor is operational. Also cannot
push the mower by hand. It seems frozen even after releasing the pull
Rods on the back.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
You say it turns off when you engage the blades. Will it drive without blades on? Brakes not locked?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The moment I bring the handles in the engine shuts off. Can't drive it at all.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Do you have a volt/ohm meter to check each of the switches? Need to see if they are opening and closing. Seat, arms, and brake , all need to be checked. One switch will break the circuit and kill the engine.