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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Tractor will not start. Replace all filters and spark plugs.

Customer Question

Tractor will not start. Replace all filters and spark plugs. Battery light goes out when key is turned to start.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
When I let pressure off key and back to run red light comes back on! Coil?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

What is the battery voltage? Has to be above 12.5 volts, and also check voltage when you turn key to start, does voltage drop?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

I'm thinking bad battery!

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Thanks and I will try this tomorrow. My son is Superintendent of Parks and Recreation and he has the necessary tools.
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Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

OK> Thanks!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

I see question is still open, did you find problem? Please rate to close. Thanks,

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
It was the solenoid.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 8 months ago.

Good job! Please use the 5 star rating system to close the question. Thanks