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paulbrice
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Fri Jul 20, 2018 1:04 am

Dave you are right - was trying to explain that if you splice in a big thick wire in parallel then you will drop the voltage loss along 95% of the route & it won't all get lost again in the final 5% ....but was in too much hurry to get it technically correct (as usual)....
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Fri Jul 20, 2018 2:51 pm

Kiwi_Roy wrote:
Yes replace the wire but on your model you are probably losing most across the ignition switch and the wire to and fro.
Better to snip the yellow wire feeding the relay and feed it direct from a new fuse at the battery, that's the usual fix.
That's what we did in addition. But without crimping on the thin wire.
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Fri Jul 20, 2018 3:02 pm

paulbrice wrote:
Dave you are right - was trying to explain that if you splice in a big thick wire in parallel ....
Maybe I got that wrong, but to connect one wire with another doesn't mean parallel. That's inline. scratch
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Wed Jul 25, 2018 7:46 pm

Georgios,
So now you have a new feed to the yellow wire near the relays.
And a new fatter wire from the relay to the solenoid
And you taped up the other yellow wire so it cannot short to chassis
The original small wire from relay to solenoid is not connected either end.

cheers you should not have any more starter issues
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:26 pm

Roy,

exactly, that´s what we did. Except that we went from the battery directly to the relay. And no more starter issues. Very Happy

What we also found is that the starter button needs to be pressed a little more firmly compared to japanese bikes. I would like to open it up and see if I can improve something.
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Wed Jul 25, 2018 10:54 pm

Giorgios, that is, in essence, the normal fix. I hope you fused that wire to the battery?
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:11 am

Toni,

yes I did. 15 Ampere fuse.
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Thu Jul 26, 2018 3:36 pm

Should be good, but keep a 20A on hand for that time it "might" blow - it's been known to happen before. I used to have a 10A fuse and then (at a most inconvenient time) it blew, now upgraded.
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PostSubject: Re: GRiSO Startus Interuptus   Thu Jul 26, 2018 10:38 pm

Thanks, will put some of them in my tool bag.
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