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Donald, Small Engine Technician
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Lawn tractor will start but will not run once engaged

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lawn tractor will start but will not run once engaged
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

Hello, and thank you for choosing Just Answer. My name is***** will be happy to assist you. What brand is your mower?

Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

Many times this problem occurs when you have either a faulty seat safety switch, or if the wiring connector that connects to your seat safety switch is faulty. Also, if there is a loose connection between your seat safety switch, and your wiring connector, this problem can occur.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Already done that. I want to stop this service
Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

Removing the wiring connector from your seat safety switch. Clean and lightly lubricate your wiring connector, then firmly reconnect it to your seat safety switch. Start your engine, and try engaging again. Let's see what happens.

Expert:  Donald replied 1 year ago.

I can forward your question to our customer service department. They can close your question, if you like.