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Curtis B.
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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Motor turns well with plug in but won't turn over when plug

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Motor turns well with plug in but won't turn over when plug is back in.
JA: I'll do all I can to help. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: New battery new start. The motor can be turned over by hand even with the plug in. But the starter will not turn the motor over when I put the plug in.
JA: Is there anything else the Small Engine Technician should be aware of?
Customer: I can't think of anything.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
What is battery voltage? Has to be above 12.5 volts, and has to stay above 8 volts when starter is engaged.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
What engine is this? Briggs.Kohler? Single cylinder or twin?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
did you find problem?