kill switch engaged/locked?

Jo Rhett jorhett at
Wed Sep 28 09:12:13 PDT 2011

Clutch sensor is fine.  Kickstand sensor was hard-shorted a while ago.

On Sep 28, 2011, at 3:59 AM, Wendell Crain wrote:
> How about the clutch sensor or the kickstand sensor?
> On Wed, Sep 28, 2011 at 3:21 AM, Jo Rhett <jorhett at> wrote:
>> I had a tipover on the '01 street bike.  I had to pull off the road into some gravel, and lost it braking to a stop at 3mph.  Stooopid crash.
>> Anyway, when it tipped over the rear wheel was engaged and moving so I had to hit the kill switch to turn the bike off.  Unfortunately after righting the bike it won't start. It acts like the kill switch is permanently engaged.  I've checked the clutch engagement, put it in neutral, put it in gear, tried everything.  It does nothing at all when I hit the ignitor.  Battery is fine, lots of power...
>> Before I pull the tank and start debugging the electrical system, is there anything else I should check?
>> --
>> Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
>> #553 WERA / AFM

Jo Rhett /  velociRaptor Racing
#553 WERA / AFM

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