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The check engine light on my 2009 Yamaha Vstar 1100 only comes on when it reaches about 55 mph. What could be causing it do that?

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Take the bike to the shop to diagnose, more than likely it is a Throttle Position Sensor. It could also be a blocked fuel filter starving the engine. Only the mechanic can obtain the codes and point you in the irght direction.

Posted on Apr 13, 2010

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