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

Predator700-800,watts

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

Yes

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

Newbattier300carkingamps

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Technician: JON, Small Engine Technician replied 4 months ago

Check the fuse first, then Try jumping the solenoid if fuse is good. Follow the reD wire from the battery to the starter solenoid. try jumping the solenoid by placing a screw driver on both poles together and see if machine will turn over. Make sure to engage parking brake and have key turned on. If it turns over, the solenoid is bad.

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