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Category: Motorcycle
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Experience:  10 years as a mechanic and fabricator in a privately owned, local, custom bike shop.
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I have a 2008 street glide, it starts and idles fine, when

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I have a 2008 street glide, it starts and idles fine, when I twist the throttle it does nothing but idle. after it sits for a few minutes and I start it back up it will rev up when I twist the throttle but then go back to just idle
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  P.J. replied 2 years ago.
You likely have a problem in your twist grip sensor. It is pretty common and the sensor has since been updated to a better version. It usually shows a trouble code when it is causing a problem. Is your check engine light on? Thanks, P.J.