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When i attempt to start my 247b skid steer all i get is a click

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When i attempt to start my 247b skid steer all i get is a click ay the solenoid i removed, changed and cleaned up the nut and wiring on the end of the solenoid and it started fine for 8 or 10 starts and all i get now is the click again. Jow do i remove the starter for repair?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Check the battery voltage at the switch wire on the solenoid when you turn switch to start and solenoid clicks. If it s full battery voltage, 12+, the solenoid needs to be replaced. If less than 12 volts, you need to check for bad wire or bad connection in the switch circuit.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.
Did you find problem?