cub cadet 580 pto kills engine

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cam1971

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if anyone could please HELP when i engage the PTO switch it kills engine even if the electric PTO is unplugged. 16 horse Briggs&Stratton could it be the PTO switch??? has new seat switch
 
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rcbe

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Believe that's a 3 position PTO sw in your rig ? anyhow, here's a schematic - may help ...
580 schematic.jpg
 
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cam1971

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Hey rcbe thank you for your help. OK it was the PTO switch in combination with bad seat switch even with it being brand new. see the thing is they don't make the seat switch anymore so what was sold to me was the brake switch that is totally different
 
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rcbe

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Bummer. That does happen with getting parts for the old classics.. hope you're back up running.
 
 
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