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Blades won't turn on

I have a gt 5000 and during the middle of cutting the grass the blades just shut off as if I had pushed the button to shut them off, but I didn't. I don't know how or why but I did shake every wire and check to see if any were loose several times but to no avail!! I again looked under the hood and everywhere else for that matter about ten more times trying anything and everything, don't no why but they started to work again , but it only lasted about 5 min and shut right back off again and now it will not do anything

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Will the tractor restart? The battery has to be charged to turn the blades on. Check the belts and the wiring harness.

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