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I have a 2016 Kodiak ES 700. 1 month ago it became hard to start., rolling over slowly and "spitting sound. Changed the plug and battery, added Seafoam and still doing it. yesterday i started after a couple attempts let it idle 5 min took it on a very short run , turned it off and it took 5 min to get it to go. Temp outside was -2c. Any recommendations. IOt has worked great in all temperatures until a month ago.
 

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I sold one with this same problem. The problem turned out to be a bad starter. But I felt it was likely an issue with the compression release mechanism. I was wrong, but it can be puzzling. My starter had a little bit of a whine when engaged, and then often lost enough strength to keep turning it over. Good luck with it.
 
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