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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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I have a Toro LX 460 lawn tractor that won't start. When I

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I have a Toro LX 460 lawn tractor that won't start. When I turn the key with the blades disengaged, the brake pedal down, in neutral, it turns over once and then stops. It then makes a high pitch whistle sound for a few seconds (kind of like a tea kettle) and then goes silent It has a new battery and a new air filter.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

Remove your spark plug, the engine may have fluid on top of the piston and the starter will not turn it! With plug out see if it spins freely.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 5 months ago.

did you see my response? What was outcome?