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My 2001 V Star 650 has no fire to the plugs it was running fine until it got tipped over. Is there a safety switch that needs reset?

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Hi, R19s55 for this situation I would call my local dealer or reputable shop's service/parts department and inquire about any possible quick fix, answers, or parts inquiry. If necessary, transport your bike to the dealer or shop and have a professional technician take it for a test drive, if it is in running condition, and give you a written estimate of repairs and answer any specific questions you may have about your problem. For more information about your issue and valuable "FREE" downloads that you will need please click on the links below. Good luck and have nice a day.
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SOURCE: 2004 Yamaha V-star 650, wont start.

change the coil you may not think it got hot but sometimes a coil can overheat on the inside just enough to break the copper winding. when riding hard slow down for a couple of miles to give everything time to get back to normal temps before shutting it off

Posted on Jan 13, 2009

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These issues revolve around the Simplest items ( 8I recall chap had pulled Mach 3 apart , only to have His intended Father in LAW SAY >"WHY'S THIS SWITCH?-OFF?--He HAD BUMPED THE kILL SWITCH AS HE DISMOUNTED!---With that in mind "DISCONNECT , TEMPORARILY THE WIRE FROM THE KILL SWITCH & TRY!--Also, remove coils & Shine Evert Earthing Points, Throughout The Motorcycle., Then carry out Impedence Test Of Coils & DON'T forget the HT Caps , they can produce same woes!!--Remember to "Re Connect Kill switch Wire!--( SDometimes Ignition Swithes Faill Too!--Fact remains>Electronics are like box of matches, not all will light when struck with same force!--Stay Upright, Des.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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i would say its either drawing air or the carbs need setup. You have to check the breather pipes and the rubber manifolds for cracks or splits.
if carbs need setup, then its best taking it to a good garage, to have them balanced and adjusted.

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i HAVE A 2006 V STAR 650 CLASSIC WITH A STARTING PROBLEM, COIL PACKS HAVE BEEN CHECKED OK, CDI IGNITION MODULE HAS BEEN REPLACED AND STILL NO FIRE TO PLUGS, KILL SWITCH ON HANDLE BARS BEEN REPLACED TOO, STARTER WILL TURN ENGINE BUT NO FIRE AT ALL

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