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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Simplicity 1694455 stalls when mower is enggaged was doing

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Simplicity (###) ###-####stalls when mower is enggaged was doing it after shorter periods of time. suspect kill switch
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Do you have any starting/battery issues? Where the voltage drops below 12 volts?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

For engine to quit, it has to loose spark or fuel, it has electric fuel solenoid at carburetor, that would kill engine if the voltage drops below 12 volts. best test is to remove it and plug the hole, but if it holds the carburetor bowl on, you would have to find a replace bowl bolt, or remove the inner tip of the solenoid.