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I have craftsman riding lawnmower model EZ3 917.258552.

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I have craftsman riding lawnmower model EZ3###-##-#### Starts with blades engaged and will not disengage when clutch lever is moved from engaged to disengaged.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.

With engine OFF, deck clutch off, is the deck belt loose or tight? Now engage the lever and see if belt is now tight. The deck has blade brakes on each spindle pulley, and has a coiled spring to engage the brakes when lever is in off position.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.

# ***** is the spring in the link above.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.

I see question is still open, did you find my response?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 7 months ago.

Please rate to close!