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Have a 1999 suzuki vs800. Starts fine Idles fine, now that I adjusted that, and all lights and everything work. Moment I clutch in and shift it stalls out. Is it the clutch cable the clutch something electrical. This is my moms bike and she really needs it to work HELP PLEASE

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Your clutch may be burnt up, but try adjusting the clutch cable out a little more, or if you have a hydraulic clutch fill it with fluid and prime it.

Posted on Sep 03, 2010

  • chivalry79 Sep 03, 2010

    dont think its the clutch been messing around with the kickstand sensor and got it to engage then it died out....Think I need a new sensor

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