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I was using my sears craftsman riding mower yesterday and it was working fine...no issues whatsoever. I stopped the engine to get something and when I went to re-start it, the engine turned over just fine, but whenm I attempted to remove my foot from the brake, the engine would shut down. What causes this and how can I resolve it?

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You should check the seat safety switch,it may have stuck or is unplugged or it needs to be replaced.Any other safety switch that is unplugged or defective would keep it from starting.

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