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Engine start delay

Just took my motorcycle out for the summer. The battery is charged but I have a delay in starting. When I push the start button it takes 5-8 seconds before the engine starts. Any idea as to what the problem is?

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Before the engine starts does it crank or it is completely dead?
Did you check the air filter to be clean?Did you put fresh gas in the tank?

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