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As soon as I release the pully from starting the lawn mower...it dies...what is the problem? thank you

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  • orch_87 Mar 05, 2009

    The rope pully assembly. I pull the rope to start the mower.....as soon I release it.....the motor dies.

  • orch_87 Mar 05, 2009

    Thank you so very much!

  • JERRY ABELL
    JERRY ABELL May 11, 2010

    hello mr o,could you tell me what pulley you are hanging on to when starting mower,are you talking about the release handle shutoff.

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