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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2012, 09:26 PM Thread Starter
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Stranded in Gatlinburg Tn

I am 600 miles away from home and my 09 versys Does not want to start. Starter turns and it appears to be getting fuel. I checked everything I know.Anyone from this area that knows a dealer or mechanic please give me a call or contact info. Thanks

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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2012, 09:41 PM
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Local Kawi dealer:
MOUNTAIN MOTORSPORTS KAWASAKI
Distance: 19.18

3422 Adventure Ln
Kodak, TN 37764-1973

(865) 932-7433 Phone

Local Motorcycle shop:
Sevier County Custom Choppers
450 Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 430-8000

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Givi racks with V35 sides, and V46 Top-case, Garmin Zumo 450 GPS, Powermadd Handguards, Motowerks GPS Mount, Peg Lowering kit, Flat Foot, Arrow Exhaust, Adjustable Levers, GIPro Gear Indicator, Oxford Heated Grips
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post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2012, 09:44 PM
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I assume the kickstand is up, and the "red" toggle button is "on."

Any warning signals prior to the non-start? Any FI light/signal?
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2012, 10:01 PM
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I'm new to the Versys, so just a guess here. Could the battery be weak?
Have you tried to bump start it? Key on, run switch on, maybe try get rolling and put it in 2nd gear drop the clutch and see if it starts?
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 05-08-2012, 10:50 PM
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check the kill switch position and try to start it in "neutral".
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