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  1. DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    Hi everybody, sorry if this has been done to death but I'm hoping you can help a crappy, noob, wanna-be bike mechanic get my bike running. I went to start my bike after having it sit for a couple months and of course, the battery was super dead and wouldn't take a charge. So I replaced the...
  2. DL1000A - 2014-2016
    Got my bike back from the dealership for the recent recalls. Was riding it the other day and it shut off going down the road and wouldn't start again. Says "chec" on the display, and I noticed the fuel pump isn't making any noise when I turn on the switch. Any ideas? I just checked the connector...
  3. DL650A - 2012-2016
    Got stuck in a parking lot recently with a non-starter. I just picked up a 2012 V-Strom 650 used, about 3,000 miles. Ran great, no issues and then I went to start it in a parking lot one day and it decided not to go. I'm a bit new to it all so I'll lay it all out as much as I know. -I left...
  4. V-Strom Service & Maintenance Questions/Discussion
    I can't even get the "dashboard" to light up. Kill switch is on, tried in neutral, clutch in and out, kickstand up and down and every combination of them. Thought the battery was dead so I tried to boost it with the car. That got the lights on but wouldn't turn over. Tried charging the battery...
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