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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 deer lx279, the mower att. runs when I start the

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I have a john deer lx279, the mower att. runs when I start the tractor, & I do not have to put the PTO in, it runs when I back up & do every thing.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

engine has electric clutch. With engine off, unplug the clutch, then start engine, if the mower runs , the bearing in the electric clutch is seized, and runs all the time. Even runs at start. Repair would be to replace the electric clutch.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Did you find the clutch to be bad? Please rate to close.