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Sears Riding Mower stops running when the blade is engaged

This mower is only 2 years old. This happened once before, but the Sears techie did nothing and the problem seemed to go away. It only cuts out when I engage the blade. This is very frustrating considering how much I paid for this product. I just need to run my mower. Any help will be much appreciated!

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    Todd Thomas May 23, 2014

    check and see if somthing is stuck in the blades

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Check the deadman sensor under or in the seat. if it don't "see" you on the seat then the mower will shut down. good luck and hope this helps

Posted on Jul 27, 2009

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