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How do I check the PTO switch on my RTZ22 mower?

My mower blades will not engage since I reinstalled the PTO clutch assembly.

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Hopefully you put back the stabilizer for the clutch assy. If not then it spun the first time you you crank the mower engine and destroy it wiring connections.

If this didn't with the mower not run but the ignition in the on position disconnect the connector at PTO clutch. Now switch on the PTO switch and using a voltmeter (DVM) check for the battery voltage across the two wire at the connector. If voltage is there then the PTO clutch is bad. But if the voltage isn't present then either you have bad PTO or ignition switch or have wiring problem.

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