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Cub cadet lax 1045 want crank. New battery fuel filter air…

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Cub cadet lax 1045 want crank. New battery fuel filter air filter checked fuse ok. It ran and after turning it of want crank back

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

3days

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

If I can

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

Not that I know of

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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 1 month ago
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First thing to do is check the fuse. Do lights or anything electrical work still?
Let me know and we can troubleshoot from there. It is normally a fuse or the starter solenoid when a machine quits like this has.
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
LIghts want come on checked fuse it’s good
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 1 month ago
I would try using a screwdriver to jump the solenoid. Touch the screw driver to both poles. Make sure brake isocked and key is in the ON position. Engine should turn over, it may even start
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Very minor sparking otherwise nothing
Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 1 month ago
If nothing is happening when you jump the solenoid, the starter is either bad or jammed on flywheel.
You are Touching the 2 poles with the big wires on them correct? One side goes to battery, the other goes to the starter
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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 1 month ago
Then if the starter doesn't turn the engine over when jumping the solenoid, the starter needs to be replaced
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