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My 2001 yamaha wave runner xlt 1200 will not turnover and all i here is a click

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I think the noise is coming from the electrical box. the plugs are out and it has a new battery.

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It has been sitting for a hour and a half

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Sorry a year and a half
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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Thanks for waiting till 10:27 Friday night��
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Thanks for nothing
Gove me a few minutes I am using my phone to type out a long response. People don't realize that the experts are mot sitting in a office. They are at home with there family's trying to help people. Me personally... I only have time to answer questions a couple hours a week because I work close to 70 hours a week. Do you still want my help?
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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Nope Im good
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sorry about Friday night, are you still available?
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
my 2001 yamaha wave runner xlt 1200 will not turnover and all i here is a click. i think the noise is coming from the electrical box. the plugs are out and it has a new battery.
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
What is more common to fail, the starter relay or the rectifier?
The relay. The rectifier charges the battery
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok thanks I will order a starter relay and then try it.
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