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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Will short time then will try to shut off untill I disengage

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Will for a short time then will try to shut off untill I disengage the lever that starts the blades then it will idle fine
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: Like I said it will start and when I engage the blades it will run for maybe 5 min then stall till I disengage the lever that starts the blades
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Customer: No thats all thanks
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Make and model? Do you have to jump starter use charger to start? Is charging system working? Sounds like low voltage,which is trying to kill the engine with the fule solenoid,and once blades are cut off, voltage is high enough to keep engine running. May need new battery!