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Do you have to engage the blades on this mower before it will start?

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  • Dan Todd May 11, 2010

    Well, you didn't say which brand of mower it is, but you don't engage the blades on any mower before you start them. Give me a little more info:
    Which mower
    Engine size
    Cutting width
    Age of mower
    What exactly is it doing?
    How long has it been doing that?

    I can tell you this:
    Most riders must have the brakes locked on before they'll start

    Make sure the PTO button is disengaged prior to starting (the button you pull to start the blades)

    Write back with the info and let's see if we can't get you going!

    Sirwriter


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Mowers will not start with blades engaged.

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