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Blades will not engage when pushing button model rat s series has 10.7 hours use ????

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SOURCE: dies when blades are engaged

Is this on the grass, grass may be too long stopping blades from moving.

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SOURCE: Knocking in mower deck or belt clutch when engaging blades, motor bogs / slows down


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SOURCE: Mower blades willnot engage

make sure the battery is fully charged, check all electrical connections and clean them with vinegar and rinse well with demineralized water afterward.

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there is a burnt fuse or the clutch that drives the deck is toast or possibly the magnet that engages the clutch isnt working

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SOURCE: Hi! We have a Craftsman DYS 4500 riding mower,

the clutch might have failed

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