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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-18-2018, 07:23 PM Thread Starter
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Electrical/ignition issue? Please help

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I am trying to fix my buddy's foreman. When I turn the key to "on", it only sometimes lights up. Some advice, please on what do do first? We live in a saltwater jungle where things corrode quickly.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-19-2018, 01:33 PM
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I would check fuses for corrosion and test the ignition switch. Red and black are your main wires and should have continuity with the switch on.

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Check your battery cables. I would take them off, and scrub the ends, and then reconnect.

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