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My MTD driving yard mower shuts itself off when I engage the cutting blades. It was working just fine and then I stopped, put it in reverse, put it back in forward and re-engaged the blades and it just started shutting itself off....like something came undone or unattached. Any clues?

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There is a switch on the reverse lever position. the wire has most likely fallen off and come into contact with the chassis

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