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Honda Shadow VLX 600 cellenoid

I just installed a new battery in my VLX and after reassembly it will not start. After checking fuses we attempted to start the bike by placing a jumper across the two terminals of the cellenoid and the bike will fire and start, but it will not start from the starter button. Is there anything else we could be missing? Does the starter work off of a bendix spring perhaps?

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  • revdster Feb 25, 2009

    yep checked that and all the safety kills....it seems to be something between the switch and the cellenoid. Is there a relay or something i'm missing?

  • joe May 11, 2010

    have you checked sidestand safety switch?

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I think the starter works off of a one-way clutch.
Go over your wiring once again. Make sure all the switches are in their correct positions.
Be sure the battery was properly charged before installation.

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