Troubleshooting – Engine Will Not Crank or Cranks Slowly

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Troubleshooting – Engine Will Not Crank or Cranks Slowly

Cause                                              Correction

 
      Engine Drive Units Engaged                                 ?okDisengage driven units and check for loading from malfunctioning accessories.
  Crankshaft Rotation Restricted                                ?okRotate the crankshaft to check for rotational resistance.
      Starting Circuit Connections                 Loose or Corroded                           ?ok  Check and tighten connections
             Battery Charge Low                  ?okCheck battery voltage
   No Voltage to Starter Solenoid                  ?okCheck voltage of solenoid
      Solenoid or Starting Motor                        Malfunction                               ?okReplace starting motor
  Starting Motor Operating But Not Cranking the Engine                                 ?okRemove the starting motor and check for broken teeth on the flywheel or broken starting motor spring
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