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Craftsman \917-275810-- Blades will not engage

Craftsman 917-275810-- Blades will not engage properly. Does not matter which position lver is is in. Blade truns on when ever its wants to and off whenever it wants. Its on when ever I am NOT on grass. I go on grass, it cuts off

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Either the spring i week or the belt is wore out

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