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Ferris lS1500z starting problems

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by countryman247, Mar 17, 2012.

  1. countryman247

    countryman247 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 1

    I have a Feris lS1500Z with the 21 hp kawi. motor and i just replaced the starter, battery, starter silnoid, and the ing switch. When i jump across the siolnoid the starter will spin. But when i turn the ket it dose nothing. the steering arms are in the start position and the parking brake is on and i am sitting in the seat. Anyone have any suggestions on what else to do or replace? Thanks
  2. pugs

    pugs LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,024

    Get the wiring diagram and a meter...try troubleshooting before blindly replacing parts.
  3. Restrorob

    Restrorob LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,029

    To add on pugs post, I'd start with testing the parking brake switch....
  4. fixer67

    fixer67 LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,098

    Check your fuses and test the solenoid. ANd remember just because it clicks does not mean it is working. With a meter ot test light see if it is putting out.

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