When I turn off the key, the engine wants to stop. However, it keeps running until I lift the seat, to engage the safety switch. It just started doing that after I installed the deck on a craftsman lawn tractor model #917.270711. It has a 17hp briggs engine.
Tractors are a great way to help with the yard work. The tractor not turning off with the key can be problematic. I found a question similar to yours that I am hoping will help you. I am adding the link below to help you with your question while you wait for your expert response. It may take your expert 24-48 hours. I do hope that this will help you.
Thanks for contacting ManageMyLife.com. I understand how frustrating it is having trouble with your tractor not shutting off. We are here to help. Marc did provide you with a good link on this problem. I recommend that you use it. Just click here to view that link. I hope this helps.If you do not feel comfortable repairing this problem yourself, then you can have it repaired at your home by a Sears Technician. You may visit SearsHomeServices.com and click on the red next now button.Please feel free to let me know if you need further assistance. We are always here to help.Thank you for using ManageMyLife.com.
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