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Steve, Motorcycle Mechanic
Category: Motorcycle
Satisfied Customers: 6880
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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I HAVE A BIG DOG AQND STARTER JUST CLICKS Lights are bright

Customer Question

I HAVE A BIG DOG AQND STARTER JUST CLICKS Lights are bright don't dim when I hit starter
JA: Where exactly do you think the noise is coming from? And how long has this been going on?
Customer: first time, just rode the bike on Thursday morning
JA: What is the model/year of your motorcycle?
Customer: 2004 Big Dog Chopper
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Checked cables, seem tight. Tried to jump with car, same result
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I have charger hooked up now
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Steve replied 7 months ago.

there is an issue with the starter relay socket on the harness controller.

the easiest, temporary fix is to replace the harness controller.

the best thing you can do is rewire the bike with the Wire Plus wire harness OR the EHC retro fit kit.

http://wire-plus.com/BIG-DOG-HARNESS-MODIFICATION-SERVICE_p_170.html

let me know if you need more help.

Steve

Expert:  Steve replied 6 months ago.

let me know if you need more help.

if not, please leave a POSITIVE RATING.

thank you,

Steve