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JohnF2015, Small Engine Technician
Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  Owner/Service Technician at S & J Small Engines
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I need help iith a ridring lawn mower. The motor is fine but

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I need help iith a ridring lawn mower. The motor is fine but when a want to ienage ithe cluch the ,otor stops
JA: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?
Customer: about 3 weeks.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: it worked for a schor time . I have gone trough the electrical system
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 11 months ago.

Hi, my name is***** will be assisting you.

This sounds like a seat safety switch issue. The seat switch is not telling the rest of the system that you are present therefore it kills the engine when you engage the clutch.

Thank you it has been a pleasure to assist you.

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