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I have a 250g9pro Lincoln welder. The batt was hooked up…

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I have a 250g9pro Lincoln...
I have a 250g9pro Lincoln welder. The batt was hooked up wrong the pos & neg were crossed. When it was put back the right way it will start. When you let off starter button it dies. Starts & dies. What's the problem?
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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 10 months ago
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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 10 months ago

S​ounds like it burnt up the starter ignition. should be able to replace the button and be back to working order. Have seen this happen on mower ignition a lot.

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I picked up a new starter button put it on & it's still the same thing. Where do I go now?
Customer reply replied 10 months ago
I will have to go to my day job I can get back with u after work. Thanks Gary
Technician: JohnF2015, Technician replied 10 months ago
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Hi, my name is***** will be assisting you.

This sounds like you have damaged a relay in the starting system. Can you provide the code from your machine, it should be located on the model/serial plate or tag? This will help me to clarify what you want to look for and get you a part number for the repair.

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Model#WP 250 G9 PRO. CODE # 9813
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