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My z425 mower shuts off if i take off the parking brake or

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my z425 mower shuts off if i take off the parking brake or engage the mower
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.

Hi, my name is***** will be assisting you.

This sounds like you have a seat safety switch that is not operating properly. If as soon as you either release the brake or engage the PTO it shuts the engine down. Is the seat safety switch still hooked up?