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How can I determine if fuel shut-off solenoid needs to be

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How can I determine if fuel shut-off solenoid needs to be replace on a Westinghouse 420 cc gas engine ? This engine is on a Westinghouse generator. Could the engine have been made by other than Westinghouse ?
JA: What's the make and model of the generator? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: About one year old. Westinghouse model WH7500E
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: If possible
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Two solenoid wires were loose, I thought I had it fixed, but problem seems to be intermittent.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Bill McCusker replied 1 month ago.

hello welcome to Just Answers.. My name is***** solve this together.

Have you removed the fuel solenoid and turned the key to see if it moves?