Most Frequent Causes for Lawn mower blades won't engage. The PTO (Power Take Off) clutch provides a means of manually disconnecting the engine from the blades.. If the PTO clutch is not getting power, if the clutch solenoid is defective, or if the clutch is worn out, the lawn mower blades will not engage.
I used to be able to do so with another Sears lawn tractor. Right now. . I have a Craftsman LT2000 model# 917273140 and my pto will not engage. I just put a. . hello I have a craftsman riding mower.mower stopped working and didnt crank.
Blades wont Engage. Top Reasons why your blades will not engage on your Riding Mower or Tractor: Belt-the number one cause for your blades not to engage .