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Ranwell1, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  I Own a Lawn Mower Sales and service business (37years). Have 2-cycle and 4-cycle certification.
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Mower start and run fine,but when yr start it land release

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Mower start and run fine,but when yr start it land release the brake, the engine dies. Just started doing this
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Ranwell1 replied 1 year ago.
Usually the problem when this happens is the seat switch is bad and needs replaced.
Expert:  Ranwell1 replied 1 year ago.
Feel free to continue with me if you need more information.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Seat switch has been disabled for 5 years. Not the problem
Expert:  Ranwell1 replied 1 year ago.
Then you have another safety switch that is bad. It could be the mower engagement switch.But it has to be one of these switches.