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Ariens 34 zoom model 915157,starter seems like its dragging,even

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ariens 34 zoom model 915157,starter seems like its dragging,even with fresh battery
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 1 year ago.
Have you load tested your battery at this point to see what the battery looks like? According to your question you had installed a new battery, started and run the machine a couple of times and now it seems like the starter is dragging. I am thinking that you may have a charging problem on your machine that is allowing the battery to run down after a couple starts and then it doesn't have enough amperage to restart the engine.