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craftsman lt 4000 problems

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04-02-11, 02:15 PM   #1  
craftsman lt 4000 problems

kohler cv14s
i have a couple things going on with my mower first i replaced the magneto and found that it wasn't my problem that i was intermitently losing spark now ive disconected the kill wire to the magneto and now i get spark. replaced key switch. ive tried bypassing the seat switch open and closed what else controls the kill wire?
now i also am not getting fuel through the carbeurator have fuel coming out of the fuel pump could the fuel shutoff solonoid be bad or getting a kill signal i can get the engine to run off ether any help would be much apreciated

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04-02-11, 05:22 PM   #2  
Could be a number of things causing both problems. Check the battery connections, grounds, fuse holder and connections, relay(s) could be bad, etc... Do you have a voltmeter?

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