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Old 11-03-2012, 11:11 AM   #1
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1200 RT No Power

Recently picked up a 2005 1200RT that has been sitting for the past year+. Ran fine, but the batter was weak, so I put a new battery in it. Was performing fine. Parked it for a week and jumped on it yesterday to ride to work. Turned on the key, all the instruments came on, everything appeared normal. Hit the starter...nothing. No click, no attempt at a turnover, nothing. Had to go to work, so I checked the battery the next day...full charge. Now, even the instruments panel will not come on. Nothing. Any suggestions on where to look first? Thanks.

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Old 11-03-2012, 12:21 PM   #2
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I would check the battery terminals/connections first. If you have a voltmeter you can then start testing the voltage and work your way towards the starter and fuse panel.
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Old 11-03-2012, 04:01 PM   #3
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My 05 did the same thing it was the pos wire on the starter loose
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