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  1. Need help with electrical please

    Yamaha
    1999 vstar 1100 parked my bike in downtown next day i get to it all the ignition had a drill bit in it and wires cut and all four were twisted together now neutral light only comes on with kickstand up cranks but does not fire up has a new battery i fixed the ignition it works replaced diode...
  2. adding resistors in series to heep coils from overheating?

    Mechanics Corner
    Hey guys, i've been working on a old 1974 Suzuki GT185 lately. The final problem i'm faced with is the ignition coils. I tested both of them a while back and one was shot, so i decided to buy some generic 12v motorcycle coils as a pair for symmetries sake. So the new coils i got are WAY smalled...
  3. 1982 Suzuki GS650L wont' start

    Mechanics Corner
    Hello all! I'm new to the forum and also new to motorcycles; that doesn't mean I'm not good with wrench. I recently bought a 1982 Suzuki GS650L that needed carbs tuned and most likely a new battery. The bike started up and ran for a few moments until it died out. I've gone through all the steps...
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