Download  Print this page

Troubleshooting - Craftsman CTX 9500 Operator's Manual

30 gross hp briggs & stratton with 54" mower garden tractor
Hide thumbs

Advertisement

Troubleshooting
the Tractor
PROBLEM
LOOK FOR
REMEDY
Brake pedal not
i Fully depress brake pedal.
depressed.
PTO (electric clutch) switch
Place in OFF position.
is in ON position.
Cruise control engaged.
Move knob to NEUTRAL/OFF
position.
Out of fuel.
i lf engine is hot, allow it to cool, then refill the fuel tank.
Fuse is blown,
i Replace fuse or contact Sears Service.
Battery terminals
require
i See Cleaning
the Battery
and Cables
section.
cleaning.
Engine will not turnover
i or start.
Battery discharged
or
i Recharge or replace battery. Use Die Hard Gold.
dead.
Wiring loose or broken,
i Visually check wiring. If wires are frayed or broken, see
i authorized
dealer.
Solenoid or starter motor
Contact
Sears Service.
faulty.
Safety interlock switch
Contact
Sears Service.
faulty.
Water in fuel.
Contact
Sears Service.
Gas is old or stale.
Contact
Sears Service.
Fuel mixture too rich.
Clean air filter.
Engine starts hard or
runs poorly.
Engine has other problem.
Contact
Sears Service.
Low oil level.
Check/add
oil as required.
Engine knocks.
Using wrong grade oil.
See Oil Recommendations
CharL
Engine running too hot.
Contact
Sears Service.
Excessive
oil
Using wrong grade oil.
See Oil Recommendations
Chart.
i consumption.
Too much oil in
Drain excess oil.
crankcase.
Engine
exhaust
is black.
Dirty air filter.
See Servicing
the Air Filter section.
Ground speed control
i Depress pedals.
pedals not depressed.
Transmission
release lever
Move into DRIVE position.
Engine
runs, but tractor
in PUSH position.
will not drive.
Parking brake is engaged,
i Disengage
parking brake.
Traction drive belt is
Contact
Sears Service.
broken or slipping.
30

Hide quick links:

Advertisement

Table of Contents
loading

  Also See for Craftsman CTX 9500

  Related Manuals for Craftsman CTX 9500

This manual is also suitable for:

107.250070