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No spark, sometimes, kaw 25 hp verticle z turn bobcat mower.

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No spark, sometimes,...

No spark, sometimes, kaw 25 hp verticle z turn bobcat mower.

Mechanic's Assistant: What's the make and model of the mower? And can you guesstimate how old it is?

1997 ransomes bobcat 60 inch z turn. engine is newer 25 hp kaw. it started this morning, I turn it off, now theres no spark

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

Sure. I'm retired, that means no money to hire it done.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

It cranks but no spark. I have a spark tester. but it ran a little while ago. it stopped running yesterday while I was mowing. then it started. it started this morning. now it wont. I don;'t understand how the wiring goes to the plugs.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 9 months ago
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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 9 months ago

Do you have the engine model number? Does it have and igniter and pickup coils? If it does, the only common part is the igniter. Check the wiring at the igniter, to see if it has battery voltage to it.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 8 months ago

I see question is still open.??

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