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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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Curtis I am back again, I used a wire and put on positive

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Curtis I am back again, I used a wire and put on positive post of battery and the other end to the solenoid. Sparks flew, but did not turn over. I also un-plugged the wire harmed under seat. I still will not turn over. I got the battery checked by outside battery co. The battery checked good 13.6 volts. I am a stand still. need your help. The lights come on when I switched to lights.
Bryce Eubank
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

Can you turn the engine by hand? If not , remove spark plugs and see if it will turn .

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

If engine turns, the starter should be checked, as it should have spun the engine when solenoid was jumped.