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Starter problem when I push the bottom don't starts and some time starts I know the battery is fully charge

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The problem could be either of two things. the starter solenoid or the starter relay. The solenoid should not be giving a problem on a bike this new unless it's been started a LOT of times. I have a '94 FXDWG with almost 30K miles on it and the starter works fine but you never know. I would be more apt to think the starter relay might be bad. The relay is a one inch black plastic cube located somewhere on your bike. On the Softail it's on the front side of the rear fender down low beneath the oil tank. I do not know where it is on your Road Glide, sorry. They usually costs about $12 here. If you can, get the one with the "shield" on it to help keep water out of the unit. I hope this fixes your bike if not repost with the results you found.

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