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I have a lawn tractor modeland out of no were as im cutting

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I have a lawn tractor model###-##-####and out of no were as im cutting grass the engine stops and everything is dead so I press the clutch and everything starts as soon as I let the clutch go everything dies again it will start every time but as soon as I let the clutch out everything stops
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** welcome to just answer. It sounds like you have a safety switch that isn't working properly

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.

Part 29 is the safety switch for the seat , you could check that first

http://www.searspartsdirect.com/craftsman-riding-mower-tractor-parts/model-917270750/0247/1509200/P0020374/00001.html

Expert:  Briggs-Fan replied 1 year ago.

Make sure the button presses in and comes back up ok , also do you have a digital multimeter ?