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Engine no longer stops when keyed off

I just replaced the coil (35135/35135A) on my Sears (917.254630) riding mower. It starts and runs great but when you turn off the key, the engine stays running. Any thoughts?

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Most small engines incorporate a ground wire that makes contact when the key is put to the off position. check to ensure that the wire is hooked to the switch and in the correct position

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