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Starter barely turns over engine

My starter with a new battery barely turns over the engine on my 21.5 hp twin sears riding mower? I recharged it again and it will turn 1-2 revolutions an then stops? Please give something to look at.

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SOURCE: mower will barely turn over. new starter and batt.

not 100% but i have a JD 345 that i just went through the same scenario with, turns out the pto cluch was froze up, take the clutch off (can be a pain, medium size gear puller a plus) and see if it turns over. new clutches are a lot less expensive than a new mower!

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