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14 hp dynamark tractor that won't start

I have a 14 HP 17 year old tractor that ran fine last fall. I went to start it up this spring and nothing happened. The battery is fine and I can jump the starter solenoid and the starter will go, it is only 1 year old. I have since replaced the starter switch and starter solenoid and one of the safety switches. I can start the engine by jumping the solenoid but if I use the key nothing happens,I am stumped.

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Have you checked the inline fuse?. Also you could unplug the ignition switch and clean the terminals, particuarly the one with red wire in it. That the one that has constant power to it and tends to corrode over time. Hope that helps.

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