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Curtis B.
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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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The power take-off switch will not engage the blade, RZT

Customer Question

The power take-off switch will not engage the blade
JA: What's the make/model? Engine (gas or diesel)?
Customer: RZT Series Tractor Gas
JA: What happened just before this problem started? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: was mowing and the pto quit. have cleaned out form under the machine and if you keep playing with the switch once in a while the blade will engage.
JA: Anything else you want the engine expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: model no. is 17AF2ACS004. serial # 18171H303
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

MTD . There is only the switch and the pto clutch on the unit. The do not use a relay between... Are the wires to the clutch ok? No damage? Is the clutch plugged in good? If wires are good and clutch wires are tight, the switch would be the most likely problem.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

I see questio is still open, did you see my response? Did you find problem?