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Pto won't engage on a new mustang 42 troy built, One day,

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pto won't engage on a new mustang 42 troy built
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 4 months ago.

Full model number? Did you get pto to engage? Electric pto or manual engagement? Turn key on, do NOT start , sit on seat and pull up pto knob, does the clutch click on bottom of engine? If it clicks, the belt may be off. If no click from clutch, check the wires to the clutch, under the engine.

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