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I'm having an issue with my cub cadet enforcer ZT. A few…

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Hi i'm having an issue with my cub cadet enforcer ZT

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

A few weeks, I washed the mower and now when i disengage the parking brake the motor dies. Just like turning off the key

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the mower? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

Cub Cadet 53a13agt750

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

Ive already replaced the seat switch and the starter solenoid

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

Check the brake switch for water in the connector and the two arm switches. If arm switches do not make, the engine dies when the brake is released.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
arm switches? you mean in the mechanism with the handle itself that disengages the parking brake?
Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 7 months ago

Each travel arm has switch, and if switches are not made, the engine will die when the brake is released.

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