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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-28-2019, 06:27 PM Thread Starter
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Won't start after rope wrapped around shaft

Kawasaki - stx 12f. got ski rope caught in shaft while in reverse. Cut engine immediately and pulled from water and removed rope. Wont start next day. Has fuel and battery lights starting panel on dash. No sound not click engine is silent. Any insight would be appreciated. thanks
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-29-2019, 05:27 AM
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Pull the plugs and reach down and try and turn the engine over by hand. could be the starter is bound up, but you should be getting a click from the relay. Check the standing battery voltage, and when you press the starter button. I would also check fuses.
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