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97, 97 volcan classic 1500. it runs good until u let out on

Customer Question

JA: What is the model/year of your motorcycle?
Customer: 97 volcan classic 1500 . it runs good until u let out on the clutch and it dies
JA: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?
Customer: no
JA: What year is your Classic?
Customer: 1997
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes. i have tried a kickstand switch
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Louie replied 2 months ago.

Hi and welcome to JustAnswer,

Thank you for the question and your patience. Should you still need assistance for information purposes only...

Initially, try with the clutch switched bypassed (jumped).

Still, proposed preliminary tries (if have not been done):

  • • check/clean connectors and their pins/terminals of the junction box;
  • • test the interlock diodes inside the junction box.

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