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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Jammed blade on cub cadet xt2, stalled engine. Replaced bent

Customer Question

Jammed blade on cub cadet xt2, stalled engine. Replaced bent blade but PTO will not engage. Thoughts.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Is this the manualy engaged pto? Or the electric ,with button on the dash to pull? Model number?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Button to pull on dash. Mower is a XT2 and model number with the exception of the first letter or number which I cannot read is ...3WQA4CN010

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Ok, ten it has electric pto clutch on the bottom of the crankshaft. With engine off, check the wire harness on the electric clutch, to see if it could have been pulled loose when you were working on the deck.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Can you direct me where to look for the wire harness

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

# ***** is the clutch, the harness plugs directly into it. Mounted under the engine, and is the drive for the mower deck.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Link to what I assume is a diagram was a bad link...could not open or see anything.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

did you find the harness to plug into the clutch?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Will have to check tomorrow during the daylight. Thank you. Hopeful this will be the problem.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

It's easy to knock it off when the deck belt is removed. Thanks.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Hopeful!!!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

!! OK>

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

see question is still open, did you find the problem?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yes. Spring that was supposed to attached to the pulley was not.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Please rate to close and get me credit! Thanks.