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Deer D110/42" deck won't start. Battery, fuse, connection

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John deer D110/42" deck won't start. Battery, fuse , connection ok. Changed new solenoid but no spark. Spark ok. There is no power by turning the key. What to check or diagnose? It was fine on Monday but Tuesday its dead. Please advice
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Key does not engage the starter? Safety switches, seat, brake, pto.?? The safety circuit has to be complete for starter to engage.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

D you hear the fuel solenoid click in carb when key is turned on?

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

If not, no power from the fuse wire to key.