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I have a 1996 Vulcan 88 1500. Cranks but will not start.

I have a 1996 Vulcan 88 1500. When I try to start it just cranks but will not start. Is this a clutch problem? Battery is brand new. I have tried everything, from starting in neutral to starting in gear holding clutch in. Also, a few times when starting in 1st it slightly moves bike as if I'm releasing clutch to go. Please advise.

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Check your pick up coils I had the same problem on my 99 1500

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Is there gas? Is the petcock on? Are you getting gas to the carbs? Are you getting spark? If yes to all these then you may have timing issues.

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