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Have a JD 318...put a new 23 hp vanguard engine in..cant get

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have a JD 318...put a new 23 hp vanguard engine in..cant get the wiring to work. engine does not turn over
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

http://www4.briggsandstratton.com/miscpdfs/RNT/alternator_replacement.pdf

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Check out the Briggs link above. Did your old engine have separate starter solenoid or was it on the starter?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
on starter
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

See page 38.Black looks to be power wire to keyswitch. Gray looks to be fuel solenoid.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
did you get my second answer? It named colors left and what wires I used where
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

See page 38. Black looks to be power wire to keyswitch. Gray looks to be fuel solenoid.