Originally Posted by st0rmrid3r
Alrighty so I took the solenoid apart, all the parts appear to be fine. The one thing I found odd, which may be intentional was what appeared to be a symmetrically warped metal disc (the actual word escapes me) on the end of the coil housing.
Not sure what you're talking about here.. doesn't ring a bell. Photo?
Its entirely possible the solenoid is just dying and not providing consistent power anymore.
If its the original, it would be 9-10 years old at this point.