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I'm trying to help my neighbor who is neck deep in fixing his old Troy Bilt Tiller. It is a Horse model #301549 with an electronic starter (no plug-in parts). Kohler 8 hp engine M8ST. He needs a wiring diagram. Do you have such an item?

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

I'm gonna say 1989-1995 (been kept in a barn). It is a Troy-Bilt Horse M8ST with a Kohler engine model #301549

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

He's working on it. It has a new plug, but no fire to ignite the start. The wires are in bad shape, but he has no diagram to follow to make sure the wiring is correct.

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

Not that I'm aware of.

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Technician: Curtis B., Technician replied 4 months ago

Section 8 in the service manual is the basic wiring diagram.See link below

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