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Why does engine shut off when belts are disconnected from

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Why does engine shut off when belts are disconnected from engine and you let the clutch partly out
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

Page 29 in the above link has the wiring diagram. Check the continuity between the switches, the run circuit is not complete, and the mower thinks there is no one in the seat, so it kills the engine, when the brake/clutch is released.

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