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My Craftsman lawn tractor shuts down after a few minutes of
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I have a craftsman lawn tractor Model#NNN-NN-NNNNWhen I engage
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every time I try to put my Craftsman 42" lawn tractor in gear
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Hey Curtis its me again, Im the guy a few weeks ago that
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