Ok so I was riding in Easter when my bike died and wouldn't start. The pigtail that plugs into the starter relay was melted, so I replaced the pigtail (with solder, battery disconnected) it fired up and I rode it around the field a few laps with the kids. Showed the wife when she got home and it...
I need some adivce on what to check next no my bike, some background, i rode to work last week with no issues, after work i tried to start the bike and just got a whereing noise, ended up calling the rac, they said it was the starter motor so i had the bike recovered to my house.
I have a 2002 Yamaha Vstar 650, it belonged to my dad and was sitting for I believe over 10 years.
I’m new in the motorcycle community and wanna get it running in his memory.
so far what I’ve done is:
new “computer” CDI
(replaced with a DYNA 3000)
New fuses (good but replaced)
I have fire in the front cylinder but nothing on the back cylinder of my 2001 V Star 650. I old coil was shorted. I have replaced it with a new one and still nothing. The coil starts to get hot after a while with the ignition on. The front one remains cool. I've swapped out the coils. Both...
Good Day All,
First, thank you all for having me here!
2008 Yamaha V-Star 650 Custom
Approx 14,000kms / 3rd Owner (Just under a year)
No start issue. At the end of last year I was experiencing break up and hard start; finally it stopped starting.
I check for the traditional air/fuel/spark. I...