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Steve, Motorcycle Mechanic
Category: Motorcycle
Satisfied Customers: 7016
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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This is MattMy 2002 Heritage, when I press the starter

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Hi This is Matt
My 2002 Heritage, when I press the starter it will just click. The clicking sound is near my (new) battery I think. If I keep trying the starter, it will start the engine after a few tries. It's been like this for a couple months.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.
your symptoms are typical of a dead battery.just so we are on the same page, we need to stat with some basic voltage measurements.measure the battery terminal voltage under the following conditions:- ignition off.- ignition on.- with the start button depressed. let me know what you find.Steve
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.
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