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Posted August 11, 2017 - 04:16 PM

I have a bolens 1000. Pretty rough when I bought it but after some new starter wiring I got it started for a little bit. But through some operator error I accidentally hit a push button start wire to the ground wire. Saw a big spark. So I got a new solenoid ran all the new wires and the starter turns over but no spark. Is this a ground problem or what? I

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Posted August 11, 2017 - 08:03 PM

Welcome to GTT :wave:

Sounds like someone has done some modifications these did not have solenoids, they were actually wired to the push button starter which activated the starter generator

Wiring diagram is linked below in the service manual




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