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  • Troubleshooting Starters 101

    The starter on my 97 Fatboy is giving me a problem and I'm not sure where to start the troubleshooting. My ride was starting perfectly fine the other day. Last night, when I tried starting it, nothing. Just a very quiet "click". I'm in Japan, so that while local parts are available...
    Posted to Harley Tech Talk (Forum) by gwanoy on Tue, Mar 17 2009
    Filed under: Starters
  • 85 FXSB Starter

    I need some help w/ a starter problem. When I push the starter switch the selenoid clicks and the starter spins, but it does no turn the engine. All you hear is the spinning of the starter. Before beginning my work on the bike 18 months back, the starter on occasion would not engage. I have a suspiscion...
    Posted to Harley Tech Talk (Forum) by jls2577 on Thu, Apr 23 2009
    Filed under: Starters
  • Bad Starter Relay??

    When I went to fire up my bike ('97 Fatboy) , I hit the starter switch, the bike seemed like it started to turnover for a half a second, then all the lights went out. After sitting for a few minutes with the ignition switch off, when I turn it back on, the lights come back on but I have similar results...
    Posted to Big Twin Tech Talk (Forum) by gwanoy on Mon, Apr 26 2010
    Filed under: Starters, electrical, Fatboy
  • Starter Problem - Compensator, Ground Wire, Compression . . . Who Knows?????????

    2007 Road King 96 inch with catalog 103" big bore kit. Been dealin with this problem for two years. HD doesn't ever want to admit they have a problem. When I hit the starter button after bike has been warmed up it sounds like everything in the motor is grinding and locking up. Replaced the starter...
    Posted to Big Twin Tech Talk (Forum) by Kuestick on Wed, May 5 2010
    Filed under: Starters, Road King, Engine Noise, backpressure
  • kick start on a 1985 fxrs

    I have a 1985 fxrs, I am wanting to put a kick start on the 5 speed transmission. I am looking at Part Number: 630-715 kick start conversion kit. my question is can i keep the electric starter on with this conversion. The Bike is cold blooded a little hard to start when it is cold. I dont want the kick...
    Posted to Big Twin Tech Talk (Forum) by Tlhenry26 on Fri, Jul 2 2010
    Filed under: Starters, FXRS
  • starter woes

    I have a 99 fat boy that the starter winds up and spins but does not turn the engine over, what is the most likely cause?
    Posted to Harley Tech Talk (Forum) by cymru on Wed, Oct 28 2009
    Filed under: Starters
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