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Have 855 John Deere compact diesel. Battery Ann terminals all good. Won't Start! Turn key, dash lights com on, but nothing happens when key is turned all the way. Ran fine when I last used a week or so ago.
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Do you have a voltmeter to test the voltages? Battery above 12.5 volts? Same voltage at the starter solenoid? Key switch has full battery voltage? Neutral switch and pto switches in neutral? If you jump the positive side of the starter solenoid to the small switch wire on the solenoid, does the engine turn? This checks, battery, cables, and solenoid and starter!

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OK, it's late here! Check it when you have the time. Thanks.

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