How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Curtis B. Your Own Question
Curtis B.
Curtis B., Technician
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Satisfied Customers: 3561
Experience:  Technican turned service manager on multiple lines of equipment and rental equipment.
Type Your Agriculture and Farm Equipment Question Here...
Curtis B. is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Mower Kubota g1800s . When I try to engage the PTO, the engine

Customer Question

Mower Kubota g1800s . When I try to engage the PTO, the engine stalls. tractor has been exposed on a carport for several years . Just bought it, new starter, cables and battery. Runs good, lots of power. Blades are free.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Does engine stall or does it cut off like you kill it with key? Have you turned the pto shaft at the front of engine where the drive belts are? I think the drive shaft has a brake that has to release, and is released by a solenoid valve. Drive shaft may not be releasing. When you turn the blades and gearbox , how for forward does the shaft turn?

Related Agriculture and Farm Equipment Questions