Re: XR400 Electric Start Ex Military (SAS)
Perhaps there's not enough ooomph from the electrical system to operate the starter motor and the ignition at the same time. The missing stator may have been upgraded where as the standard or electrex model may be for the more usual kickstart model.
Originally Posted by FF1078
I believe the starter motor/electric start parts are pinched from the Honda 400 quadbike, have a look to see if you can find out what generator that runs to see if it is pokier than the one you have got fitted.
3 Africa Twins/280,000 miles. If it's happened to one of mine, it's gonna happen to one of yours.....eventually.
1 Varadero/45,000 miles ridden (of 68,000 miles on the bike), it's all still new to me!