Why is my Harley lights flashing?

Why is my Harley lights flashing?

If you’ve got a Harley-Davidson equipped with a security system, your motorcycle’s motion sensors are going to trigger the alarm when it senses that it’s being moved. After 600 miles or so in the back of that trailer, all those blinking lights will have run your battery dry.

How do you push start a Harley?

How to bump start a Harley Davidson

  1. Find a hill (or some friends) One way that Harleys differ from other motorcycles is their sheer size and weight – these pigs are heavy!
  2. Turn the ignition on.
  3. Shift the bike into 2nd or 3rd gear and hold the clutch in.
  4. Get pushing.
  5. Pull the clutch back in right away.
  6. Keep it running.

What would cause a motorcycle not to start?

Most of the time if your bike will not start it is something as simple as making sure the fuel control valve is not clogged with rust; making sure corrosion has not built up within the valve itself causing dry rot, cracking, or leaking.

Why is my motorcycle not turning over?

Almost-dead battery – If the starter motor is only turning slowly this is usually a battery problem, too. We can jump-start the engine with jump leads, bump start it (depending on the bike), or charge the battery if there’s time. If the battery is dead, it might not take a charge and will need replacing.

What is the trigger switch on Harley Davidson?


Trigger Press the switch to alternate odometer displays.
High beam Press the switch to switch the headlamp to high beam.
Low beam/ flash to pass Press the switch to switch the headlamp to low beam. Press and release to flash the high beam. In ACC, press to activate the headlamp.

What does the blinking key light mean?

This light’s purpose is to assure you that the security systems equipped on the vehicle are operational. It should blink any time the ignition is placed in the OFF, LOCK, or AUTO ACC positions.

How do you start a 2011 Harley-Davidson without a key fob?

STARTING YOUR HARLEY-DAVIDSON WITHOUT YOUR FOB! Immediately hold both turn signal indicators until FIVE dashes appear in the odometer gauge. Select the first digit of your PIN (a) by pressing the left turn signal button (a) times. Press the right turn signal switch one time to move to the next digit.

How do you diagnose a motorcycle that won’t start?

What to Do When Your Motorcycle Won’t Start (But the Battery is Good)

  1. Confirm There’s Gas in the Tank.
  2. Engage the Clutch.
  3. Put the Motorcycle in (the Right) Gear.
  4. Look for Loose Wires.
  5. Confirm the Kill Switch is Off.
  6. Ensure the Fuel Valve is Set to β€œOn”
  7. See if the Fuel Injection System is Functional.

How do you start a Harley that has been sitting?

To start a motorcycle that has been sitting, you’ll first need to charge/change the battery. Next you’ll need to change the oil, replace the gas, and examine the carburetor and jets to make sure they’re not clogged. After these have been checked, you can attempt to start the motorcycle.

What are the symptoms of a bad ignition relay?

Bad Ignition Relay Symptoms

  • Ignition is Unresponsive. The ignition relay’s primary job is to give power to all control modules and sensors in your car needed for the engine to run.
  • Engine Stalls.
  • Fluctuating Ignition power.
  • Dead Battery after night.
  • Bad electronic smell.