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Originally Posted by timc View Post
turn the ign swith on, take a screwdriver, crawl under the car, lay it across the solenoid and starter terminals to manually jump them. I if it fires, then you either have a bad solenoid switch or ign switch, or...loose wires on either. Oh, make sure the car is out of gear. Done this many times on old 911's.
+1 to this technique! I recently did this and a great troubleshooting technique.

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