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Engine will not start just clicks when turning key?

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Engine will not start just clicks when turning key?
Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Small Engine
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Technician: TECHPRO49, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago
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Technician: TECHPRO49, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago

Ok so have you checked the battery and have it tested to make sure its ok and your connections to battery and starter and ground? also what year make and model is this?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Craftsman 1500 model 247.28901 2010
Technician: TECHPRO49, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago

Ok so have you checked the battery and have it tested to make sure its ok and your connections to battery and starter and ground?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
7 speed shift on the go
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Things done.... checked battery, moved starter cogs, checked the brake wiggled key etc.
Technician: TECHPRO49, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago

I would take the battery in to the auto parts store and have a load test done on it, it that checks out you need to do a volt drop test on the system, if that is good and your ground is ok you need a starter

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Technician: TECHPRO49, Small Engine Technician replied 8 months ago

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