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I HAVE THE YARD MACHINE RIDING LAWN MOWER 742 MTD EVERYTIME I PUT IT IN REVERSE IT DIES OUT ON ME

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I believe your reverse safety switch is shorting out when you shift it. Take off the cover where the shift lever is and remove the wire from the safety switch. If this cures the problem, replace the switch.

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