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  1. DESPERATE! Electrical Issue I cannot isolate!

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I am truly sorry, but this will be very long winded. I have a 2004 VTX1300C, California Version, that started exhibiting problems about a month or so ago. The bike will very intermittently die. When I bought the bike it had 7,700 miles on it, and now has 10,949. The problem has only occured in...
  2. Electrical issues

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    I have an '06 1300C and it's a daily commuter (most days) because as long as the roads are dry I ride. South Carolina makes it easy to do. I do all the maintenance on my bike, it's just part of the fun of being an enthusiast for me. The problem I'm having is The lights on my speedometer would...
  3. Half dead----won't start

    VTX 1800 Tech Board
    I have a 2002 VTX-1800 and it won't start.....there is some sort of electrical problem. For a while occassionally, the fuel pressure light would not go off and turning the ignition switch off and on would fix the problem....or cycling the kill switch off and on would do the trick too...
  4. Ground question for the pros

    VTX 1800 Tech Board
    After reading the ground fix info on this site, checked my bike to see if it had been done. Main cable had, secondary hadn’t. Cleaned and dielectric greased main cable lugs, contact points, hardware, etc… After looking at secondary for a bit, knowing it was going to be a bear getting access to...
  5. 1300C Ground Fix???

    VTX 1300 Riders Board
    My 06 1300C has been perfect until a few days ago. During a PGR mission, the headlight and driving lights on the light bar would go on and off intermitently (the turn signals on the light bar and the tail light continued to work). Also, at one point, the electric start wouldn't work, but has...