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Jason, Marine Mechanic
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Experience:  Degree in Marine Technology. Gas and diesel marine mechanic.
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When I try to start my 9.9 evinrude the starter rope is

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when I try to start my 9.9 evinrude the starter rope is offering no resistance just pulls out
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Customer: the rope when pulled is offering no resistance its not engaging
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Customer: not that I am aware of
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

Hello my name is ***** ***** am I speaking with?

What is the model number on the engine?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

Hi Mike.

Is the rope rewinding when you let it go, or is it not rewinding?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Figured it out thanks
Expert:  Jason replied 1 year ago.

You are very welcome.

Happy boating!