To Top

John Deere Riding Mower Won't Start

I have a John Deere LA105 riding mower and it won't start. I have replaced the battery and the solenoid. When I turn the key I only get a click. Any suggestions?

By Tom

Answers:

John Deere Riding Mower Won't Start

Sounds like the starter is bad. Here's how you can test it.

  1. Place a pair of jumper cables on the proper terminal of your car battery.

  2. Using the other end of the cables, attach negative terminal (black) to an unpainted metal surface, preferably on the frame. Locate the starter. You will see a post with a nut holding a red wire. Turn the ignition key to the run position. Take the red clamp on your jumper cable and touch it to the nut with the red wire. This bypasses all other switches, and your battery. If the starter is giving the same reaction it is time to replace it. (05/01/2010)
Ad

By EngTech

Comments

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Riding mower on trailer.
John Deere Riding Mower Won't Start
Categories
Home and Garden Repair Machines Lawn MowersMay 24, 2010
Guides
Electrical Wiring Diagram for John Deere Mower
Electrical Wiring Diagram for John Deere Mower
John Deere Riding
Mower
John Deere Riding Mower Keeps Stalling
Man tinkering with a riding mower.
Troubleshooting a Riding Lawn Mower That Won't Start
mower
Craftsman LT 1000 Riding Mower Won't Start
More
😎
Summer Ideas!
🎆
Fourth of July Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/06/23 18:17:39 in 1 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!