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craftsman riding mower wont start with new battery


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01-09-14, 09:13 PM   #1  
craftsman riding mower wont start with new battery

my craftsman riding mower wont start. i put a new battery in it and it fired right up then the next time i went to use it it cranked over like the battery was dead and wont start.

 
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01-10-14, 05:56 AM   #2  
Please let us know what riding mower we are talking about with model number of the tractor and brand and model of the engine.

Also, a little more color on the no start. Did it not crank at all. Did it crank and stop. Did it crank and crank and crank without starting?

 
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01-10-14, 09:32 AM   #3  
Will it crank with the spark plug out? Careful, gas may come shooting out the spark plug hole, so make sure the wire doesn't spark and do it outside in a safe area.


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