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I cannot start my 2015 Harris Flotebote Solstice 240. The boat does not do anything when you turn the key. The shifter is in neutral. The green neutral light does not stay lit. The trim on the shifter does not work. The trim at the motor works. The lanyard is in. The batteries are at 13.7V. Radio, horn and lights all work. When you turn the key you hear the beep but nothing happens when you try and start the motor.

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We last used the boat 3 weeks go without any problem. We do have a battery charger on board to maintain the batteries. I rinsed the boat down before I tried to start it. We have the Verado 200 Pro engine.

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Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago
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Do you have the serial number for the engine?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
No
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
No I do not have cell phone access, nor cell phone reception.
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago

Ok, near the battery there is a 5A fuse for the smartcraft harness. Make sure that it is still good.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I saw that fuse on my initial check and it was good. I replaced it anyway.
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago

Ok, have you looked at all the fuses on the top of the electrical control box?

Sorry about the delay, I was on the phone with another customer.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Any other ideas? The fuse is fine I double checked it. The lights on the throttle do not light up either.
Marine Mechanic: Charles, Marine Mechanic replied 2 months ago
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