Small Engine Troubleshooting Problems? Ask a Mechanic Now.
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Spark at the pto clutch is not normal, and shows there is a short. Have to get the wire insulated, or away from where it is toughing bare wire to metal! Do you see bare spot?
Wire is touching and shorting out. Has to be repaired, or you will burn up wiring harness!