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I have a JCB 1550 backhoe. Was running fine, shut it off,

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I have a JCB 1550 backhoe. Was running fine, shut it off, now just cranks and won't start.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Construction and Road Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
On the injection pump is an electric fuel shutoff solenoid, It has to open the fuel passage as soon as the key is turned on. It has to have battery voltage. See if it has voltage, and is retracting when key is turned on. You should be able to hear it or feel it click when key is turned on.

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