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Kohler 12 RES generator fault cc... clicking sound from starter

Less than 2 years old, fault code cc , battery has 12volts , all linkage is working , all fuel switches work , all fuses are good , all wire connections are tight. Problem... I can feel vibration on starter and hear clicking noise when we try to reset or manually start the generator. Before we change the starter I would like some advise .

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Remove the starter and open it carefully and clean it internally and reinsert it again as it was and check out.connect the wirings of the starter properly while connecting it again.if sdtill has the same fault code problem.then its quite necessary to replace the starter.as the internal wirings of the starter have gone weak.so not getting required voltage to start properly.

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You are having a problem with the starter. Basically what is going on is your starter is trying to spin and is not creating spark. So that is why you are hearing your starter click. Most likely your windings have gone bad in the starter. The starter also produces spark when starting manually

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