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We have someone that can use a little help right now, due to some health issues.
Bryan McMeen has had some really severe health issues this year and needs our assistance.
We're looking for all of you good people out there to step up and give a little, give a lot, or just give anything to help a fellow human being out in a time of need.
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1997 Cub Cadet 1864
Spec. No. 62509
Last summer the starter solenoid would intermittently engage, but nor far enough to close the contact to send power to the starter motor. Other times it worked just fine.
I disassembled, cleaned, lubed, and tested the solenoid/starter assembly. All tests passed, found that it would work as expected every time when not mounted to the engine. Solenoid drives the gear out, starter motor spins every time. The gears on the starter and engine donít look damaged. Could this be an alignment problem between the engine and starter? There is a bit of movement available. Battery is new and fully charged.
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