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  1. Problems with cranking

    Hi all My 2013 690 Duke is not a happy cranker. Cranking my Duke engine by using power from my large engine car (via jump leads) directly to the Duke starter motor +'ve connector, there is big problems cranking: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1-np--vLfjKNP4ckXBdZUD4HRj5X3Vo4v One might...
  2. Route of ground (also a battery question)

    Off-Road / Enduro
    Hi, After powder coating my 2011 exc 2T frame I've now got the problem of the starter not turning over. I've found the issue to be a lack of ground from the engine to the frame from using jumper cables to connect the engine to the subframe (this made it work- sort of). Before I start attacking...
  3. LC4 Has decided to stop starting, what could be the prob?

    Hi Guys, My beloved duke has decided to stop working. On the ride home i stopped at a shop, came back to start it and when i turned the key the neutral light was feint,my lights didn't come on and i got nothing from the igition switch. When i turned the kill switch to the off position the...
  4. Starting on the Starter Motor

    Off-Road / Enduro
    450EXC 2010 one year old. Always started first turn on the starter until a few months ago. Now it turns over the engine at what seems a reasonble speed but will not start. It starts real easy on the kickstart, one gentle kick and it fires up straight away on tickover. Hot or cold makes no...