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2004 70 hp cranks does't fire, and won't stop cranking with the key off?

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Haven't ran the boat for a week. Ran fine when we parked it, when last used. Battery acted like it initially didn't want to crank, A cleaned the terminals and it was cranking, no fire, released the key and it keeps cranking.

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Usually the motor fires after 1 second or less of cranking, not now

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