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Igniton switch Ok so I put my bike up for the winter yesterday. Then I went to wally world to get a copy of my key made (only had 1 key). In the amount of time from when I was finished with my bike until I got to wally world I lost my 1 and only key jfakldjfkal;sdjfkasdl;jfkl;sdjasf;dfjas;. anyways I called up my local stealer and they said I jsut need to bring the ignition switch in so they can get the number off of it. I have torn 1/2 of this bike apart trying to remove this dam switch. It has 2 rings on the backside that are not allen heads so I cant figure out how to remove those and on the front are some round bolts that are not normal bolts or allen heads so I dont know how to remove those. Any ideas from anyone? the ignition switch is on the side (I am assuming by ignition switch they mean the part you put your key in). I found a series of numbers/letters on the inside front cover of the switch which was very easy to remove that is xxx-xx but I dont know if that is the number they need or not.

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The numbers you saw are the right numbers. I know I make motorcycle keys.

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