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post #8 of (permalink) Old 05-13-2012, 07:41 AM Thread Starter
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Originally Posted by Forchetto View Post
I'd start with the plugs. How old are they?. A new set, correctly gapped is a lot cheaper than replacing any of those parts the mechanic mentions.

Also check plug cap to HT cable joint, HT cable to ignition coil connection and LT wires to coil.
I can replace the plugs. I did replace them last year but I ride it a lot. It probably has 10K+ miles on those plugs.

What are HT and LT? If it's the spark plug wires I checked both ends as well as the wires on the other side of the coil.

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