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Sometimes it wont start on the electric start even when i bump start it

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RS125 Non-Starter Checklist

  • If there is a nick in a tube or you have a leaky carburettor, your fuel could have escaped and evaporated over the course of a few hours (Lift your filler cap and check that there is fuel visible in your tank).
  • Someone could have played with it since you last rode the bike or you might have forgotten.
  • Put the bike in neutral and push along with your feet (or have someone push you).
  • When you have reached a good speed, put the bike into SECOND gear and hit the starter button.
  • If she starts up, pull the clutch in. The problem would appear to be in the starter motor.
  • The starter relay can be found behind the radiator and the connection means that it is possible for wires to fall out of the unit.
  • If you can bump start the bike and the wires are all connected, the problem could lie within the relay.
  • Turn the engine over and make sure that a good volume of air is coming out of the exhaust.
  • If possible, take it off the bike and look for blockages.
  • Make sure the choke is not flooding the engine.
  • Remove the seat and lift the tank up.
  • Either remove the spark plug or take a good plug that you are certain work, and connect it to the HT cap.
  • Touch the end of the plug to the frame via the insulated cap as you are in for a shock (haha) if you hold the plug itself.
  • Hit the starter button and look for a spark.
  • Check the original plug in the same way to make sure that it isn’t the source of the problem.
  • Make sure that the HT lead sits snuggle onto the plug.
  • Make sure that everything is plugged into the CDI as it should be.
  • This is located underneath the pillion seat. Look for bare or cut wires.

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