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Gas gas 450 atv starter problems

Only 900 miles on clock,has been running but always had a pop back through the filter on tick over and always turns over slow..so replaced battery and still the same..checked starter and seems ok..out of engine but when in bike it sounds tight or its spinning and not engageing..struggles then of course drains the battery..checked all sensors clips practically everything..been told it could be starter pinion cogs..would love some advice before i start spending on it..cheers..

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Check the cam timing and the ignition timing. If the engine is firing at the wrong time it will make turning over difficult.

Posted on Apr 25, 2013

Testimonial: "hi yeah thought the same and it will bump start and run with full power..it started today first click of starter..turned over fast and ran the smoothest ive ever heard it..turned it off and went back to it but back to the same old problem. wont start again..struggles and wines when trying to crank it..im looking at either starter or pinion gear cogs slipping or not engaging properly..could do with some help with this one as no one wants to work on them as there very rare now..even got a new throttle body with injector and throttle position sensor on there way, so ill try that aswell..but everything else seems fine..i spent all day yesterday cleaning all contacts and checking every fuse and wire through out the bike and nothing seems at fault..thanks for all your times.."

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