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Mower dies when put in gear

Briggs and stratton 18 horse runs good while stiitng but when i put in gear to go it will start to die after a couple of seconds. if i pull the choke out it will catch back up and run again.

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Have you checked the mower bed to see if its free to turn over,,if the bearings have sezed up or are tight this loads up the mower engine

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