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Detroit 6-71TI When starting voltmeter goes to 0 no action.

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Detroit 6-71TI When starting voltmeter goes to 0 no action. Is it the solonoid?
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Customer: When stating voltmeter goes to 0 and no actionat the stater
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Marine Mechanic should know?
Customer: Two enging the other is stating normal
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Boat
Expert:  Tan replied 5 months ago.

Hello, I'm Tan. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question and will reply momentarily.

Expert:  Tan replied 5 months ago.

Loss of voltage is a bad connection,bad battery or bad cables. Check the voltage at the battery cable connection on start solenoid when cranking. Does voltage go away?