Electrical problem with Craftsman GT5000 lawn Tractor

James03578March 7, 2013

Craftsman Model # 917276351
Kohler 25 HP Model # CV730S

Key switch will no longer kill motor when turning the key off. Changed the key switch with new part, still same result. It appears the key only kills 1 cylinder and not both!


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According to the parts list, the engine has 2 "modules" aka coils.
Apparently the kill wire to one has been disconnected??

    Bookmark   March 7, 2013 at 8:38PM
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Thanks, i will check it today and let you know what i find.


    Bookmark   March 8, 2013 at 9:52AM
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I have a GT 5000 27 hp it sounded like I hit something and shut off now it wont even try and start, just turns over

    Bookmark   November 16, 2014 at 12:39PM
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