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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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4year old craftsman mower stop running. new battery,starter,

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4year old craftsman mower stop running. new battery,starter, soide, and lights will not come on?
JA: What's the make and model of the mower? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: 21 hp craftsman, 4years old
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: already change all the parts and the starter dosn"t engage
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: also new battery
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 months ago.

Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! I don't know it all, but maybe together we can get you a satisfactory answer!

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 months ago.

Is the engine turning? Do you have spark at the spark plug? Do you have compression?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 months ago.

If you follow the positive battery cable direct to the starter solenoid, and jump the two cables on he solenoid, does the engine spin? This is quick test of battery, cables and starter.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
there is spark, brand new solenoid. the starter didn"t engage.
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
never mind i guess ill do it myself u can keep the 5.dollars
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 months ago.

Starter did nothing? No sparks? Does engine turn turn manually?Not locked?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 month ago.

I see the question is still open, did you find problem?