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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-18-2012, 02:25 PM Thread Starter
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Stallout issue

I just installed a new stator and went to take the bike out for a test ride, an it will not allow me to fully release th clutch without it stalling out. It sometimes backfires. If I engage the clutch it runs perfect. I was having this issue intermittently before I took the bike apart. I was thinking maybe the stand switch might be faulty. Any ideas??

I can accelerate just fine with the clutch half depressed, but if I release all the way, the rpms get very low and it dies.



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Just tried taking it out again, and after releasing the clutch slowly a few times, it went into first just fine and now is running and switching into all gears perfectly. The problem seems to be intermittent.



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how does the jb connections look?
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Is jb junction box? If so, the connections all seem fine, nothing loose or burned up.

It then was stalling out completely and I pulled on the side stand switch and then it ran just fine. Maybe my side stand switch is bad??



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They tend to stick, so that could be it.

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Yes, probably the stand switch.

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i agree side stand switch since the junction box (JB) looks good
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