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I got a rug caught in blades, now engine wont turn over. 3…

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I got a rug...

I got a rug caught in blades, now engine wont turn over.

Mechanic's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old the engine is? And has it done anything like this in the past?

3 yrs. old and never happened before.

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

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Most likely the cause is the starter solenoid. Normally when thing bind the blades the starter solenoid will go out and will need replaced.
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