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When I try to turn my tractor over, all the power goes out.

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When I try to turn my tractor over, all the power goes out. Put in 2 new batteries, same problem. I unhook the negative to reboot it but I turn the key, everything goes dead. Can you help me out?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Hi I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

what type tractor we talking about,

model and Year ,Please

also it does not turn over , just clicks ??

let me know please

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
John deere 4430 around the 70's
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It does not click, everything just goes dead.
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

Hi Sorry for the delay

Thank you for that

OK, 1st thing you need to do is get a volt meter

and check voltage at the battery and the starter Battery terminal

before and during cranking , let me know the voltage

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Okay, but I will not be around the tractor till tomorrow now.
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.


sorry for the delay,

just now received your reply

That will be fine tomorrow, just let me know , your findings ,