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  1. Electrical
    I have the 73 XLH and the starter relay just won’t send electricity to the solenoid. I was using the old school mechanical relay and had one go bad, replaced it with the same mechanical one, It lasted about a week and shit the bed. When I tested it I get 12.1 off the red BAT wire, 11.5 off the...
  2. Softail General Discussions
    I'm losing my mind!!! '99 Fatboy, new All Balls starter, like 20 miles new, brand new jackshaft assembly, and took the battery to the local Auto Zone and it checked out good. Here's the mindf**$...I get the bike to fire up, all's well, then if I stop somewhere and try to start it back up, just...
  3. Classics General Discussions
    What’s up all! First post, I’m a newbie. I’m sure I’ll get crushed from stupidity. But after the crushing maybe I can get help with the problem! Lol. Sold my sportster, graduated to 96 Electra and I absolutely love it. Check my fluids, changed my oil, popped in a new battery. Everything seems...
  4. Electrical
    I’ve got the 73 XLH and I had my starter solenoid go bad at Christmas time, Got hung up and smoked up a little and wouldn’t disengage until I pulled the battery off. I finally got the new one and dropped her but I’m not getting any mechanical action beyond the starter relay, I’ve got 13V coming...
  5. Electrical
    Double posted.
  6. General Motorcycle Related
    I have a 73 XLH. I went out the other day to see how weak my battery was so I could go for a ride and when I turned my key the battery was cranking but not enough to fire, and then when I cut the key and kill switch it kept cranking and I got a little bit of smoke so I disconnected the terminal...
  7. Electrical
    Has new fully charged batt with 500ca.has new starter, regulator, starter cables and starter relay.bike has only 14k miles was running fine.got home shut off.over nite it was damp and after that bikes lights work.go hit start button does nothing.sometimes if bike got wet over night it would...
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