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How to release parking brake on craftsman zero turn mower‘s

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SOURCE: engine dies off once brake/clutch is released

Your answer was perfect, when I located the saftey switch it was not working properly.

Thanks a million, Ron

Posted on Feb 12, 2009



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SOURCE: Parking Brake Alarm

inset the key and switch on to position 2
Scroll through the warning display untill you get the service indicator apears
Press and hold the reset button on the left of the dash apnel for about 4 mins
You will be asked if you want to reset
Press anh hold the reset button again until you hear an audible warning
It should now show the new interval to a service

Posted on Apr 06, 2009


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SOURCE: Z force 48 in. cub Cadet mower starts but dies

Check the wires to the seat switch. Under the seat you should find 2 wires connected to the seat. Unplug them, and use a jumper on the end that goes into the body of the mower. Try it again, and if it works, replace your seat.

Posted on Apr 18, 2009


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SOURCE: riding mower dies when releasing brake

the seat switch is the problem. the switch itself could be bad, but usually theproblem is that the connector is just not plugged in all the way [by the way, trying to bypass the switch by inserting the wire doesn't work because there is a "switch" inside the connector to prevent you from doing just what you did]

Posted on Aug 17, 2009


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SOURCE: ferris zero mower;eng.dies when releasing brake or control levers

Check seat SW.

Posted on Sep 29, 2009

Testimonial: "Thanks, I've had problems w/that sw. before,I'am going to run an ohms test on it. That tells me where to start."

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