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Sluggish Starter I have an 83 stroker. My starter is starting to get sluggish and pulling tons of amps. when off bike starter spins quick and well. reduction gear is slightly worn but not a problem. on the bike it's r..r..r know what I mean? Thanks

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The first thing that comes to mind is your battery. Are u sure its good ? Takes less amps to spin a starter than turn the motor. If you havent, I'd charge it up and try and turn the motor over a couple a times and then check the charge, or swap it out with another battery you know is good and see if you have the same problem

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