I picked up a 318 today sn m00318x228113. The windings must have went to ground on the starter. You can also find other images like images wiring diagram, images parts diagram, images replacement parts, images electrical diagram, images repair manuals, images engine diagram, images engine scheme, images wiring harness, images fuse box, images vacuum diagram, images timing belt, images timing chain, images brakes diagram, images transmission diagram, and images engine problems. Neutral safety switch, seat switch are all good, fuses are new. Since then I've just filled it with gas, checked the oil, and run it. Address the fuel issue first, if it runs on starting fluid the ignition system is working, but the fuel isn't getting there as evidenced by it stops running when the starting fluid is no longer supplied. This summer, in the warm weather, it has started and run just fine, and I had promised it that I would give it a good tune up once the season was over.
When I change something like the key switch I just get another problem. Then I have a white wire that is a ground. We also carry for farm tractors. All of the kits are pre-wired to match the original wiring harness on the tractor. Can some one tell me starting at the top and going right or left which colors go where and also where they come from.
To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Then I got it to start and keep running, and I went back to the grass but it quit at full throttle a half dozen more times and sometimes would start up again after cranking, and sometimes would demand starter fluid to start. Browse our site and you will find everything from tractor seats, , , , , , , steering wheels to , and. Any help would be appriciated. The silver thing in your picture with the 3 white wires is the voltage regulator. What should I do for a thorough tuneup? Doing a little more diagnosis on this thing.
I assume I know and it's true you have the B model Onan vs the later P model? Our website is not just an online store. A week ago, in the middle of cutting the grass, it just plain quit. Now I am putting the mower back together and i can't figure out how the wires go that go to the key switch. When moving the old and new harness, I went one plug at a time. Also I have some hot rod wiring to the pto but lets get it running first.
Looking at the wiring diagrams, it should. A wiring diagram in pdf would be cool. All kits will receive a new muffler as well. Chuck Background: I bought my 425 five years ago with 643 hours on it. The 20+ year old safety switches and the wire connections are a pain. If your harness has had the X1 connector replaced by individual wires then it gets more complicated.
Keywords for John Deere 318 Wiring Diagram :. I won't blow anything up. The ground seems to be in the center wire that goes to the silver thing I would have to assume is part of the ignition. I traced the ground off of the red wire back to the green wire that attaches to the mulex plug and all the wires go white. . We invite you to join us by subscribing to our popular blog, reading our tractor stories and enjoying some tractor trivia. This is about the limit of my wire knowledge,.
I have looked at the wiring diagram but i can't figure that thing out. Neither of these two have power at the switch regardless of switch position. Sorry you have to spend time entertaining your summer cold. Chuck Jamason, I don't have a 318 at my place anymore, but I think the circuit breaker clips into a spring bracket on the pedestal or the firewall. The wet conditions make such unwelcome guests even less appealing.
I have a quick question for all of you. I had one running fine, turned it off and five minutes later it would not start. I have been chasing wire problems on my 318 for a while. Original engine stopped production in December 2003. You can easily give your opinion as evaluations to our website value. Chuck Thanks to all and I will take some shots of what I have so far and post them up once I have clear weather at a time I am not entertaining a summer cold.