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Wayne, Engine Rebuilder
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Why do i keep blowing fuses on my cub cadet LT1042 as soon

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why do i keep blowing fuses on my cub cadet LT1042 as soon as i start to put the fuse in it blows
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 years ago.
Hi I'm Wayne I will try to help you disconnect the fuel shut off solenoid at carb, this may be you problem , it is shorted
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Would this have power even if the key is off because I blow the fuse even when key is off
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 years ago.
Hi Sorry for delay, I thought it blew as soon as you went to on ?? Let me know
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No even with the key in off position the fuse blows as soon as I begin to push it in
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for that remove the wire from alternator , (battery)if still blows , then remove the from glow pugs (if equipped ) I will keep searching, for causes Wayne
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No glow plug
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for that What fuse is it blowing, amp?? number or ID
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 years ago.
HI Another thing to check, unplug the wire to PTO switch , that may be shorted
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Only one fuse and it is a 20amp
Expert:  Wayne replied 2 years ago.
OK , Do the 2 things I suggested, 1st alternator, then PTO switch, let me know