Originally Posted by geminibuddy
I have zd326 - took it on heavy slope- tip meter cut it off. So now, no power, no fun, nose pointing down hill, slid down with parking brake.
Now that sounds like a well engineered piece of machinery. When you hit a slope sufficiently steep to be dangerous, it kills the power so you are left completely without control. Wonderful idea!
Maybe that's what happened to the previous owner.