I'm having an issue with the blades not engaging unless the push handle is straight up

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When the push handle of my self propelled mower is in it's proper position, the blades will not engage. However if I move the handle to between the 11:00 and 1:00 position (almost vertical), the blades engage. Has anyone else had this problem?
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That has been mentioned here before. Seems there is a switch, or some kind of electric connection that breaks where the handle pivots. It's another built in safety feature. Give EGO CS a call and they will take care of you.