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Engine will not turn over. Everything else(lights,horn,etc.works).Power to on/off and start switch,but none to the starter. What is the next troubleshooting step? Bike is 2000 Suzuki Savage. Thanks

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Try puting a lead from positve straieght to pos on starter motorif it turns over u know it a fault in wiring

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I can suggest a few things. There may be a fuse or fusable link between the start switch & starter. Also there may be a safety swith that is not working properly like: bike in gear, kick stand down. hope this helps.

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