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Mtdb 115 lawn tractor will not start

Nothing happens when i turn the key, battery has been charged but still nothing?

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  • Anonymous May 21, 2009

    I have the same problem. The battery charger says that the battery is charged. The battery is fairly new - purchased last Fall. The previous battery lasted 7 years.

    When I turn the key, I get nothing. No "turning over" sound to indicate that it is even trying to start the engine. No click to indicate that the starter is initiating. I have it in Neutral. The blades are disengaged. Choke is pulled out.

    I've been using "Fred" since 1994 with almost no trouble at all. In fact, it has been a trouper through more than it should ever have had to do. It really has been a great mower.

    But... here I am.

    I'm about to haul it in to a fix-it man but I am hoping someone out there can give me an idea of something else I can try.

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Make sure the handle that lowers the blades is pulled right up into the last slot,and it is in neutral.
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Posted on May 13, 2009

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