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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 01:22 PM Thread Starter
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Put exhaust on last night now technical difficulties.

Put new Big Louies on my 2001 Ultra last night. Started it up and it ran fine. This morning I take it out of the garage go to start it starts first time and dies. Then will turn over but won't start. I took the plugs out and cleaned them put them back in and it started took it for a short ride and it ran fine. Do you think the not starting was exhaust related or I need new plug and it was just a coincidence. Plug were black and wet when I cleaned them.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-20-2012, 01:34 PM
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2001 is the last year for MM EFI. Check the cam cover for the wire for the cam sensor. Do you recall moving it, bumping it, or otherwise?? As well.....therre's a harness that runs under the right side of the frame, with a connector there. Make sure nothing got yanked there, too.

If you turned the bike off/on a few times without starting it, it can happen.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-21-2012, 06:54 AM
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Check for codes too. The no start may have triggered codes, that might tell ya something.

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