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    Default M35A2 not starting

    My M35A2 will not start. Iíve got 23v at battery. When I turn on accessory, all gauges work and low air alarm sounds. Hit start and nothing. I changed horn solenoid but didnít have new horn button to test solenoid. After horn button install, nothing, checked horn and found solenoid burned up. Could I have crossed the wires? Iím at a loss.

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    Your batteries are a bit low to begin with. I would start by charging and load testing your batteries first.
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    Those starter buttons are kind of finicky at times as well. You might try a jumper wire to exclude it.
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    As was stated on the first post be sure to load test those batteries, that has been the biggest battery problem I have had over all these years, now if I have a problem and voltage looks OK I load test, saves a LOT of time!
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    If the load test is low, does that mean I need a new battery?

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