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Category: Small Engine
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Experience:  have worked on and around most engine models for 35 yrs./Polaris ATV expert
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Greetings sir. I have a John Deer RX75 that will not start. I

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Greetings sir.
I have a John Deer RX75 that will not start.
I took the ignition apart and checked it with a meter and it seems fine.
I checked the fuse and that is fine.
I checked the battery and that is fine.
I'm at a loss....
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Welcome to JUST ANSWER small engines, let me try to help you !! Engine won't turnover? Starter does not engage? Purple wire completes the ground circuit for start. Is the neutral switch on transmission closed?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Starter does not engage. What is the neutral switch on the transmission?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
neutral switch is on top of transmission, has two purple wires going to it!
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Physically, where is it located?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
# ***** on top of the transmission housing,
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
http://jdpc.deere.com/pimages/MP56/MP5620_________UN01JAN94.gif
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Got it started again but it now shuts off if I try to put it in gear
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I assume this is still the culprit
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 2 years ago.
Neutral switch will only affect start. Check the seat switch. Did you look at the wiring diagram?