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My 17 inch Cub Cadet quits twice today - overheating. Is

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My 17 inch Cub Cadet quits twice today - overheating. Is that normal? The lawn is about 12,000 square feet.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

When it quits, take a spare spark plug, remove spark plug wire, attach the spare spark plug, and with the plug grounded, see if it has spark. If no spark, your coil/ignition module is failing and needs to be replaced.