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Steve, Motorcycle Mechanic
Category: Motorcycle
Satisfied Customers: 6813
Experience:  30+ yrs. experience, MMI, HD technician, HD early, engine rebuild/performance, bike builder, kit bike program manager, CCI 2001-2004
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Has good battery start switch does nothing don't even click,

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Has good battery start switch does nothing don't even click
JA: Where exactly do you think the noise is coming from? And how long has this been going on?
Customer: I have power on the red and black wire to the relay when you hit the start switch but it does not come out of the relay
JA: What is the model/year of your motorcycle?
Customer: Sorry 2005 Harley Davidson Rd., King
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes and I have chased the starter wire from the switch all away to the relay is good when you hit the starter switch I can light a test light on the black and red wire underneath the relay I switched relays still does the same thing
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I think it might have something to do with my security system
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Steve replied 2 months ago.

the most common cause of your problem is a dead battery in the security FOB.

replace the battery in the security FOB.

let me know if you need more help.


Expert:  Steve replied 1 month ago.

let me know if you need more help.

if not, please leave a POSITIVE RATING.

thank you,


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