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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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I have a 997 deere zero turn diesel mower and after mowing

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JA: Hi. How can we help?
Customer: I have a 997 john deere zero turn diesel mower and after mowing an hour or so the alarm goes off and the blades quit the engine is not hot what could be the problem
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Customer: i mow and the overheated alarm sounds but the coolant is not low and the engine is not overheated
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Heavy Equipment Mechanic should know?
Customer: don't think so except the air cleaner is clean the radiator is clean and even after blowing all grass off its is the same
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

mower thinks it is overheating! Check the water temperature switch, or replace it, or unplug it and run test. Can also shut off from oil pressure switch!

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks and this will probably be very helpful
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Thank you! Please rate to close.