boat wont start with key?

by richard
(illinois)

took the boat out to the lake turned key wouldnt start. turned key to run and pulled the rope on motor and it starts right up. the trolling motor works fine just wont start with key. its got a 9hp mercury motor. any suggestions?

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May 12, 2014
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by: Don

Your ignition switch is bad or disconnected .Check your starter wire.
Don

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