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Jammed blade on cub cadet xt2, stalled engine. Replaced bent

Customer Question

Jammed blade on cub cadet xt2, stalled engine. Replaced bent blade but PTO will not engage. Thoughts.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Is this the manualy engaged pto? Or the electric ,with button on the dash to pull? Model number?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.

Button to pull on dash. Mower is a XT2 and model number with the exception of the first letter or number which I cannot read is ...3WQA4CN010

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Ok, ten it has electric pto clutch on the bottom of the crankshaft. With engine off, check the wire harness on the electric clutch, to see if it could have been pulled loose when you were working on the deck.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.

Can you direct me where to look for the wire harness

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

# ***** is the clutch, the harness plugs directly into it. Mounted under the engine, and is the drive for the mower deck.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.

Link to what I assume is a diagram was a bad link...could not open or see anything.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

did you find the harness to plug into the clutch?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.

Will have to check tomorrow during the daylight. Thank you. Hopeful this will be the problem.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

It's easy to knock it off when the deck belt is removed. Thanks.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.

Hopeful!!!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

!! OK>

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

see question is still open, did you find the problem?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.

Yes. Spring that was supposed to attached to the pulley was not.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 10 months ago.

Please rate to close and get me credit! Thanks.

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