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  1. V Star 950 starting problem

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    After my 2009 V Star 950 sits for a few days it doesn't start on the first try. Starter doesn't sound like it even tries to engage, just nothing. Take my thumb off the starter button and press it again and it roars to life like there was no problem at all. Strong battery, fully charged.
  2. v-star 1100 not cranking when I press the the ignition button, unsure of what to do

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    So I recently came into possession of a Yamaha v-star 1100 and im not sure where to go with it its got 7000 miles on it and its been in storage for 4 years and when I tried to start it it obviously didn't crank or really do much of anything. Its kind of like when you have the engine cut off...
  3. Hello from Texas

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    Just bought my first VStar, 2007 650 Custom, with 2,500 miles on it. Previous owner kept it outside, under a cover. There are a few things that need some attention. . . most of which I am not worried about tackling. The one thing that I need some input about is starting the bike. The starter...
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