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Zero force 50 Cub Cadet runs fine , but when the mower deck switch is pulled , blades do not turn, does not engage

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This would be one of a few different things, first check to make sure the belt is on properly and hasnt came off any pulleys, next check the clutch relay and fuse, next check the pto switch, and if all those check out, check the clutch for engagement, if it tries to engage with pto switch, then it may just need adjusted, if it doesn't try to engage, the clutch will need replaced, but check the other possible causes first.

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I hope this will help you...under the side panels on each side of the mower, there are "reverse lockout safety switches", they are supposed to stop the blades when both handles are pulled back. If one or both of the switches are out, the deck will not engage. Also, under the right side panel (when sitting on seat) there should be 3 relay switches, the one closest to the motor controls the PTO., if this is out, the PTO will not engage.

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Most likely a short. You have to look in the area where engage switch gets blades going. You will find a cut wire or wires that are touching metal. This will kill a battery very quick. Fix wire , tie up wire so this doesn't happen again, and off you go. GOOD LUCK.

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I have a cub cadet zero turn z force 48 yesterday i was cutting lawn and i heard a clink, the mower stopped, i was ablet o start the mower again but when i pulled the pto knob to engage the blades the mower turns off by its self, when the pto lever is pulled up i can restart the mower what is causing this and how do i fix it

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