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  1. JdgDReDD
    12-04-2019 02:45 PM - permalink
    JdgDReDD
    Hello Damocles

    whats up
  2. Damocles
    09-03-2013 02:04 PM - permalink
    Damocles
    Jim, if the logic of the A9 diagram is correct, you shouldn't have to bypass anything; otherwise, 99 % of the KLR650s produced for the past 25 years would not start!

    As to the ignition working; imagine it's always ARMED, only disabled when the exciter coil wire is grounded.

    Here's Mr. Service Manual's assessment:

  3. Jim Sizemore
    09-03-2013 11:15 AM - permalink
    Jim Sizemore
    still fideling with my '98. Took your suggestion and called Bob at TPI. He says they gotta do this kind of work after hours and suggested I bypass the starter lockout & the sidestand switches before I give up. I just checked again those switches with an ohm meter and they both function as the legend on the A9 diagram wants them to. Do I still need to bypass? If so, I cannot make sense of which wires to short from info on the forum. Can you find it, in your mind, to advise me(after all I have put you thru up to this point?? The bike cranks now but has no spark. I replaced the start button harness(with the kill sw harness). I've been pulling the lugs from the connectors that kill the mag for normal shutdown but have them all connected up now. Should the ignition have worked with those blk/wh wires hanging??
  4. Damocles
    02-20-2013 09:36 AM - permalink
    Damocles
    Isn't there a "New Thread" button, to registered members? Are you a registered member?

    Check with one of the moderators; I'm awfully cyber-ignorant.

    Best wishes!
  5. DallasTXRider
    02-04-2011 11:29 AM - permalink
    DallasTXRider
    Hey man, quick question; for the life of me I cant figure out how to post my own NEW thread.? Any links you can send me to to figure this dilemma out?

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03-21-2020
02:06 PM - Damocles quoted pdwestman in post no idle
Next time I have an 'easy acce...
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So I am still puzzled about wh...
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