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Turn the key to start my 25 HP Suzuki outboard. nothing

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Turn the key to start my 25 HP Suzuki outboard. nothing happens. brand new battery
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Customer: put in new sparkplugs. the dey ignition to the right of the steering wheel. when turned on the engine motor will not turn over
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 5 months ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?

What is the year and model number on the engine?

Do you have a hand held volt meter, and do you know how to take voltage measurements?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Paul I will get the model # ***** year Please stand bySuzuki 4 Stroke
0255021680145
No hand held volt meter
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
might be a 1998 yr engine.. Came with the whaler
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Jason, would it be easier if I talk
via cell phone. I would be looking at the engine
Expert:  Jason replied 5 months ago.

Hi Paul. Without a meter there isn't anything we can check except for the fuses. Have you checked the fuses yet?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
call (###) ###-#### ***** connection
Expert:  Jason replied 5 months ago.

Have you checked the fuses on the engine yet?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
ok
Expert:  Jason replied 5 months ago.

I'm sorry I do not uunderstand you, OK what?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
where would the fuses be on the engine?
Expert:  Jason replied 5 months ago.
I''m attaching a picture, see attachment.
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Jason this not working. shutting I need to talk to a live voice
Expert:  Jason replied 5 months ago.

Were you able to check the fuse?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I'm shutting down
Expert:  Jason replied 5 months ago.

OKay good luck with your engine

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