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Hi, this question regards ***** ***** honda nx 650 motorcycle. It won't stat, fuel system is ok, I have checked the spark and found, with new plug, that I only get spark on cranking as I push the starter button and when I release the starter button but no spark as the motor cranks. Any suggestions?

Mechanic's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. How long have you been dealing with this?

This is the first time

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Most likely if it only requires a replacement part

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

I think that is all the information I can supply at a the minute

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My name is ***** ***** I'll be assisting you with your question regarding your "...1999 Honda NX 650 Dominator..."
I apologize for the extended wait time you experienced, I've only just come online now and would like to assist you with your question.

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Motorcycle Mechanic: Louie, Technician replied 3 months ago

Initially, let's try check and review the basics. Proposed preliminary tries (if have not been done) and even if just for test purposes:

  • • ensure green wire of CDI unit and ignition coil are tied to good ground;
  • • verify presence and consistency of IGN+12V on the yellow/red and black/white wires to the CDI;
  • • it may be an advantage to hardwire a secondary ground line from the battery's - terminal to the frame, to the engine and to the harness' green wires and their common tie points.
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