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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-19-2017, 10:04 AM Thread Starter
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Hello everybody, I am not a new member. I had to change my info due to someone jacked my account and stole all my info. I used to go by Street doc, now I am Bigdaddy242. Just want to straighten thing out.
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-19-2017, 10:10 AM Thread Starter
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Going to have to put my wing in the shop tomorrow. I was just getting it out of storage and put the battery in and tried to start it and all it did was click. Everything else works. When I push the starter button it goes dead and click. I took the battery to Auto Zone and had it tested and it showed a bad battery so I bought a new one and had it charged. Did the same thing. Also just before I stored it last winter I had tried to upgrade my GPS. I followed all the instructions and it says that it cant unlock the GPS. Like I said it going in the shop tomorrow. Just wondering if anyone has any ideas.
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-19-2017, 10:22 AM
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It could be the starter button needs a real good clean with electrical cleaner.
The starter solinoid could be stuck. Hook up a wire to both sides of the solinoid, turn the key on then short out the two wires. The starter should kick in.
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-19-2017, 02:11 PM
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Like Eric said, starter Solenoids have been known to get stuck. You might try giving a tap with a wrench, I've seen that work. However if that's it replace it.

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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-19-2017, 05:49 PM
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Welcome back. Sure sorry you have to take it into the shop. Hope it's an easy fix and you get back on the road.

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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-20-2017, 10:25 AM
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Check your main ground as well.

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