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24 hp Simplicity tractor with 60" mower deck. I lift the PTO
24 hp Simplicity tractor with 60" mower deck. I lift the PTO switch to engage the PTO--- and, it does not engage the PTO/mower … read more
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I had bought a simplicity regent 12hp 36” deck, runs great
I had bought a simplicity regent 12hp 36” deck, runs great but the pto won't disengage. The deck belt keeps turning and burning up. Would this be the pto interlock failing? … read more
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I have a simplicity 2050. When I engage the PTO after a few
I have a simplicity 2050. When I engage the PTO after a few minutes mowing a squeak begins and gets louder. I'll stop it goes away PTO still engaged.Grass output appears to diminish as squeak grows lo… read more
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I have an older simplicity broadmoor 727 lawn tractor, i
hello, i have an older simplicity broadmoor 727 lawn tractor, i cannot figure out how to put the v-belt on , which goes trhu the mower deck, i, figure? … read more
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I have a simplicity 23HP Kohler engine and the PTO button
I have a simplicity 23HP Kohler engine and the PTO button will not engage the mower … read more
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I have a 2010 Cub Cadet 1040 and I can not figure out where
I have a 2010 Cub Cadet 1040 and I can not figure out where the small spring attached on the mower deck. My pto will not engage because the belt is not tight enough. Chuck… read more
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The forward pedal on my Simplicity Regent 22 lawn-tractor is
The forward pedal on my Simplicity Regent 22 lawn-tractor is intermittent. When not engaging, I must feather the pedal off and on, then off and on . . . it will then eventually engage as the tractor t… read more
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Good afternoon. I have an exmark lazer z ct. I was mowing the
Good afternoon. I have an exmark lazer z ct. I was mowing the other day and the blades stopped running. The mower starts fine and with the mower off I can pull the PTO and the clutch clicks on and off… read more
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Curtis B.
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My sears garden tractor will not engage the snowblower, the
My sears garden tractor will not engage the snowblower, the front wheel on the bottom of the engine will not spin, makes a sound when I push in the red engage button on the dashboard, but nothing happ… read more
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Curtis B.
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I have a Simplicity/Agco z-turn lawn mower. When I start it
I have a Simplicity/Agco z-turn lawn mower. When I start it the PTO switch engages fine, and if I turn the pto switch on and off, it re-engages with no problem. However, after running the mower for a … read more
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simplicity regent 22/44 2011 model year. PTO wont engage....
simplicity regent 22/44 2011 model year. PTO won't engage.... ???? Can hear audible CLICK. Thats it.… read more
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kubota 2660 mower deck when engaged shuts down tractor rear
kubota 2660 mower deck when engaged shuts down tractor rear pto works fine I hit a small branch in the grass and it stop the mower. after back off it the mower wouldn't engage and it will shut down tr… read more
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I have a G2000 Kubota riding lawnmower. When I engage the
I have a G2000 Kubota riding lawnmower. When I engage the blad with the handle on the right side of the mower, it doesn't engage. If I help the blade engage by pushing one of the pulleys with my shoe,… read more
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I have a 2012 model LXT 1050 riding mower 24hp 50" deck v-twin
I have a 2012 model LXT 1050 riding mower 24hp 50" deck v-twin hydrostatic and my PTO will run for about 30 sec. and then cut off shutting off my mower deck… read more
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I have a B&S 26HP o a Husky LGT 2654. Mower deck will not
I have a B&S 26HP o a Husky LGT 2654. Mower deck will not engage except occasionally will work for short period. I think I bypassed the switch (disconnected and connected 2 leads at A position). Worke… read more
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I have a Simplicity Sunstar tractor 18HP model(NNN) NNN-NNNN I
I have a Simplicity Sunstar tractor 18HP model(NNN) NNN-NNNN I have a number of issues. Today I was able to start it with a boost .. no problem. I ordered a replacement solenoid since it tested negati… read more
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Jon K.
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hi, im getting ready to take my jd 455 lawn tractor to dealer.
hi, i'm getting ready to take my jd 455 lawn tractor to dealer. last week the gearbox on the mower deck locked up. when trying to determine what was wrong, we were engaging the mower pto. it would kil… read more
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I have a cub Cadet 1525 that runs fine until I engage the PTO.
I have a cub Cadet 1525 that runs fine until I engage the PTO. If I depress the acceleator beyond dead slow it bogs down to a stop.… read more
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