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My mower will often either not start or cut out. The problem appears to be in the safety switch. It only starts when I apply a lot of pressure in the direction of the two red arrows. And then cuts out again after a minute or two. You may see two photos on Flickr - http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3707/9359256343_b21aa52025_z.jpg http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2816/9359253567_e52ddf286f_z.jpg

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  • plehpleh Jul 27, 2013

    Even app lying the pressure, it will not start straight away. But if I stand there with the pressure applied it starts after a minute or two. But after a row or two it cuts out again

  • plehpleh Jul 27, 2013

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