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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-09-2007, 09:56 PM Thread Starter
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electical problem

Would really be thankful for some sugestions, my head light is quite dim and kill switch won't work. When I hit the kill switch the light gets a little brighter. What should I look for? Grounding problem? Thanks for any info!
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Sounds like you have a loose or Dirty ground.

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I go with the ground also


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post #4 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-10-2007, 05:35 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the reply, That's what I was leaning toward. Day off tomarrow, will have time to check it out. Thanks again
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That seems kinda strange. Does the bike seem to run OK, other than the dim light? And is it ALL the lights that get brighter?


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post #6 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-13-2007, 01:18 PM Thread Starter
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Yes the bike runs fine. I found the problem with the light, bad wire and bad bulb. But kill switch still dose not work. I have yet to find the cause. Any ideas? Maybe a bad switch?
Thanks!
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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-13-2007, 02:23 PM
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The contacts on the switch might be dirty.you can pull the switch apart and clean the contacts and see if that works.

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post #8 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-13-2007, 06:34 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks, I'll give that a try.
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