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I have a Cub cadet 1050 with a 26 hp Kohler. When I turn left,

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I have a Cub cadet 1050 with a 26 hp Kohler. When I turn left, the engine cuts out. When I turn right, no problem. Hitting bumps also makes it cut out. I am tired of turning right.
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Check the seat switch, they can be sensitive to weight being shifted and one way will be worse than other. You should be able to use a jumper to test. Just hook the wire together. Let me know. Thanks.
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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
I unhooked the seat switch so it is not a factor. I can get off the mower and walk away. But it still cuts out on the left turn.
Customer reply replied 8 years ago
I took the air filter off and it runs just fine. But I know I need the air filter. Any suggestions?
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 years ago
Check the connections to the fuel shutoff solenoid on the carburetor. If the connection is loose it could cause the solenoid to drop out and then pick back up.
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