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John Deere 3038 compact tractor will not start. bought new

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John Deere 3038 compact tractor will not start. bought new starter still will not start. Battery is good and hooked it directly to starter where red wire comes into starter. Starter will not turn when mounted or before mounting. Is there some electrical issue I am missing ?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  JohnF2015 replied 2 years ago.
Hi, my name is ***** ***** I am going to assist you.Have you checked to make sure that your ground connections are all good?If you loose ground then you won't complete the circuit to make the starting system work.