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Honda 2004 Silver Wing 600 ABS has not been generally starting but every once in a while does. I've replaced the battery and taken it to the Honda dealer when it finally started. It always started for them. I picked it up and brought it home. It sat for a few days and wouldn't start again. It finally started, I waited a few minutes then turned it off. It would not start again. When I turn the key to ignition the headlights come on and dash lights work. When I hit the start button, lights dim but starter doesn't engage.

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It seems like something is draining the batery. For a battery to go dead on you like that there must be something draining the battery while the vehicle is switched off. It could be something like a short across some circuit. The first and easiest test is charge the battery and then to disconnect the battery negative cable whenever you park the vehicle overnight etc. and see if the battery still runs down.
As a more positive step is to disconnect the positive lead from the battery and wire a bulb like a tail light bulb, between the terminal and the removed lead. The bulb should light up. Make sure that everything on the vehicle is switched off, the bulb should still be lit. Remove and replace the fuses one by one until the bulb goes out. That is the circuit that is running your battery flat. Check all the components on that circuit until you get the light to stay out and your problem should be fixed.
Check your charging system. With the engine running at about 4000 rpm, a volt meter across the battery terminals should read around 14 to 14.5 volts and drop to about 13.8 volts with the engine at idle. If this does not happen, the charging system may be defective. Even with lights on the voltage should climb, but will drop lower at idle.

Posted on May 21, 2011

  • Kenneth Maas May 28, 2011

    Replace the safty switch on the rear brake. Left side on handle bars. I have a silverwing Went threw the sam problem. Hope i helped.MOPAR KENNY

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