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2011 chaparral was running just fine. Stopped turned off

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2011 chaparral was running just fine. Stopped turned off motor and now will not turn over. Yellow engine light is on on the throttle housing
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Charles replied 3 months ago.

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Expert:  Charles replied 3 months ago.

I am going on the assumption that the engine is a DTS engine. When the yellow light is on, this means that the engine is in gear and not ready to start. Ensure that the throttle control is truly in Neutral and that the gear case is also in Neutral.

If you do not have a DTS engine, please post a pic of the control handle and I can assist you further.

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