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1988 harley davidson soft tail FXSTC 1340 electrical problem

Riding the bike the motor will start spit & sputering like the motor is going to die / lights will dim (headlights & instrument panel) / replaced and installed new battery & voltage regulator & Ignition switch / check electric flow and every seem's to check per factory spec's WHAT AM I MISSING???

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    my motor stopped running on the front cylinder. i thought it was a fouled plug. plugs replaced plug wires.seems as though there is a short somewhere.when i go to start it: ignition already on ;the fuse blows when i hit the run switch.

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I had a similar problem, turned out to be the stator. Its easy to check with a meter and a manual

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Redid connections on battery and redid ground connections on frame. changed out main breaker

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