Question about 2000 Harley Davidson FLSTC Heritage Softail Classic

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After riding a short time the engine kicks out turns off. Shortly after, I am able to turn the engine back on with key. I have a HD, 2000 Heritage Softail Classic.

After riding for a short time the engine turns off and shortly after I am able to restart with key. Don't know why engine cuts out. HD, Heritagae Softail Classic 2000. I appreciate any help you can give.

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Its a faulty CPU unit. replace it. Its heating up then it shuts down. After it cools it will start up again. This will keep happening for a while then it will shut down for good.

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    v2iper Jun 15, 2009

    o ya thats ECM not CPU.. hate whe i do that


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After it shuts off, are you able to turn the engine over as if trying to start it? does it just turn over and not fire? or will it turn over at all? if it does turn over after it shuts off, immediately pull the plugs and check for spark. and also see if the plugs are wet with fuel.

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