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I have a JD 2305. It runs/ran fine up until this morning after the 1st snow fall and cold temps, (-5C) arrived. The tractor turns over and idles great. I let it warm up at 1/3 trottle for 15 minutes b

I have a JD 2305. It runs/ran fine up until this morning after the 1st snow fall and cold temps, (-5C) arrived. The tractor turns over and idles great. I let it warm up at 1/3 trottle for 15 minutes before trying to use it. Hydrolics all nice and warm, same goes for the engine and gear box. But, when i went to start using the machine by selecting low or high gear and engage it the tractor dies. I high an audible click from something electronic under the hood engaging or disengaging followed by the engine shutting down. It didn't do this 2 weeks ago before the cold temps arrived and it ran perfectly. I think some type of solenoid must be kicking out and shutting down the engine? Any guesses?

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Without being there to trouble shoot, this is just a guess. Does it have safety switches to kill the engine if no weight is on the seat?
If so, maybe it is defective.

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I would check the wires and clean the connectors and make sure seat switch is working. If that is not working, it's like getting off the seat without holding the brake/clutch pedal down or getting off seat with blades engaged. Both will cause engine to die.

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