Please help. John Deere Z Turn - 54inch (Kawasaki) . . . 50 hours ___________________________________________________________ My husband is having a come apart. I MOW THE GRASS; 4 hours; Mowing routine: *** double cut (cross cut) because the first stripe is always uneven but if I mow in the opposite direction the lawn comes out even *** when I make my turns I CUT OFF BLADE *** if I get grass on the driveway, I "blow it off" with the mower; backpack blower is too heavy ______________________________________________________________ PROBLEM: Today I ran out of gas, went to store, 91 octane, white smoke after I refueled and everytime I cut off mower and restarted. _________________________________________________________________ Husband comes home . . . I turn off mower to say hello . . . I restart mower to park it in garage . . . white smoke . . . all hell breaks loose "You have tore up my new lawn mower!!! How many times have I told you not to turn the blade off/on you have ruined the ____ . . . who uses a mower to blow off the driveway, you have ruined the _____ . . . you are placing too much wear / tear on the tires by doing that . . . see?!? you have tore up the mower now it's blowing white smoke!!!" ________________________________________________________________________ So have I indeed ruined his new mower ????