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I have a L120 riding lawn mower and the blades won't engage, it was just working last week and for some reason quit this week, the motor and everything else sounds good, any solution?

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Check your deck belts to be sure they haven't jumped out of place (off the pulley someplace or the belt guard has bent allowing it to run sloppy).
This usually occurs in tall grass. Depending on how old the belts are they may need replaced.

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