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Simplicity Riding mower 14hp hydrostatic. PTO will not engage. no noise at all when I pull the switch. Looked underneath and it looked like the clutch was moving around with the pulley. Is it possible I'm missing a bolt or something there?

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Using a test light or volt meter, check to see if you are getting a full 12 volts at the connector where the PTO plugs in. If no voltage present, locate the fuse for the PTO and check it, also check the PTO switch to see if it is working. You can turn on the ignition switch to the run position, don't start the engine, and turn the PTO switch on and off several times listening for a clicking sound. If you hear it clicking, have someone sit in the seat and start up the engine, while it is running, observe the PTO clutch and see if it spins when turned on and if the belt turns with it. If none of this works, post a follow up and include your Craftsman Model number. I will look it up and see if I can find anything else we might be missing

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is the belt very old? if so it is stretched and needs to be replaced. All belts with a heavy fabric woven around the belt averages a 5 year life span
If it is a simple rubber/nylon corded belt one year is its life span

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