2011 John Deere X720. Drove the tractor to the back yard, turned it off and then attempted to restart a couple minutes later and it is completely dead. Checked the battery, connections, grounds, fuses, safety switches and all is good. I can jump the starter solenoid and it will turn over. Pulled the ignition switch to check continuity and found that I have 12VDC on the red wire of the plug until I plug it back onto the ignition switch when it drops to zero. Checking continuity, I have it from the red wire to the yellow (Y2) in "on" position. I never have continuity to the other yellow wire (Y1) in any switch position. I'm going to replace the switch tomorrow hoping that will solve the problem but I find it curious it just happened with no warning. I'm also trying to find a site where I can download a service manual for this tractor but I have not had any success. Thanks for any advice or commentary!!
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