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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-15-2010, 03:59 PM Thread Starter
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Bike keeps dieing

I have a 2008 Vulcan 900. Yesterday I was out riding. I pulled up to a redlight and the bike just died. It was like someone flipped the kill switch. I tried to restart and nothing. All the lights were on but nothing> I turned the key off and the bike refired when I tried again. I took off and at the next light the same thing happened. I got home and tried to get it to die like it had before and it wouldn't die. I let the kick stand down, while it was still running and it kept running while in gear with the stand down. So now I think it must be something wrong with saftey device on the kickstand? Has anyone else had this problem? Is it a fix that I could tackle or do I need to take it to the shop? Oh yea now it will only crank if I have it in Neutral....

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 08-15-2010, 07:11 PM
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Yup, sounds like one of your wires is undone. Try looking at the plug on the Clutch as well as the one on your kickstand.
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