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Mower deck will not engage.

Stopped mower, shut off deck. Remained on seat, engine never stopped running. Pulled deck engage back on after about half a minute. Nothing happened.
Checked with the mower running. The drive pulley for deck is not turning. The mower drives fine. It's 2005 Poulan Pro 24 hp with a 48'' deck.
The deck switch is an electric push/pull switch. Mower stopped charging battery three weeks ago. Any correlation?
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You have sheared off the keyway either on the mandrel or pully on the engine

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