Information and questions on GL1800 Goldwings (2001-2017)
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Post by glenr996 » Mon May 16, 2011 7:29 pm

Where is the starter located on the 02 1800. My starter just clicks and dim the lights. Battery is good

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Re: starter

Post by themainviking » Mon May 16, 2011 7:49 pm

It is under the fuel tank. Methinks you will need a manual to get at it. Gotta take of the top shelter, and the left saddlebag tupperware.
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Re: starter

Post by flash2002 » Tue May 17, 2011 4:19 am

Are you shure the battery is full charge.You should check your connection on the battery, make shure there tight, it sounds like it could be a bad ground. I would check the starter relay and starter switch and clean.

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Re: starter

Post by FlyBoy2121 » Tue May 17, 2011 6:33 am

I glenr996

First thing you didn't need to remove the left saddlebag. I checked in my Clymer.

Make sure like say Flash2002 your battery if it has more than 12 volts, and you try to boost your battery with your car.


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