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post #1 of 12 (permalink) Old 06-06-2015, 02:04 AM Thread Starter
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Hi people im Ruben i baught a kle 650 a week ago...best choice i ever made...im 18 years old
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post #2 of 12 (permalink) Old 06-06-2015, 02:04 AM Thread Starter
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Ok so i baught a kle 650 versys 2008 model last week and it doesnt want to start if i try to start her by pressing the starter button ...everything works but she does not want fire....i charged the battery for about 9 hours and then tried and she started....and rode the whole day....the next day i tried to start her again and she didnt want to start again....i baught a new battery and but in 2 new sparkplugs and cleaned the air filters and still she doesnt want to start so plz does someone know whats going on?
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Silly question...is the bike in gear when you try to start it and it fails to catch?

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and can you tell me where your Port Elizabeth is? I can think of a few around the world.

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as for the not starting....are you sure the kill switch isn't off?
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No the bi?e is in neutral and the kill switch is of hahaha thats the first thing i looked at...it cranks when i press the start button she jst doesnt want to fire
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South Africa,Eastern Cape, Port Elizabeth
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Thanks, I wouldn't have guessed that Port Elizabeth. Sorry I can't add anything to the "cranks but won't fire" problem. Good luck finding the solution.

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Jah its cool thanks
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