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The mower will stall when I lift my foot off the brake.

The mower will start and run but once I take my foot off the brake it will stall. Is it the clutch?

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If you have a gear transmission,you have some safety switches. One under the seat. One on the clutch -brake pedal. These switches work together to prevent accidental injury. One may have disconnected or a wire frayed. If one switch has failed it will shut the mower off.

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