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Have a Husqvarna z254 with one hour on it starts right up

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Have a Husqvarna z254 with one hour on it starts right up but when I try to engage the blades the motor shuts off
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 5 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to Justt answer . If you lock the parking brake and kick the blades on will it stay running .

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Tried that still don't work
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
If I lift the switch up slow it tries to engage. after several times of doing that the blades did engage, but being a new mower shouldn't have to do this
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 5 months ago.

No you shouldn't. If you drive it around with no blades will it stay running ?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
runs great until trying to engage the blades
Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 5 months ago.

Your pto may be adjustable let me check