Am I missing a ground somewhere?

by Paul
(Richmond, VA)

I have an 06 lrx scooter with 256 miles that needs a wire harness for the ignition and won't produce a spark to or from the coil to the plug but when I use my self as a ground I get a shock from the wire going to the coil.

Am I missing a ground somewhere or something? 2 from my ignition I have 5 plugs but to the harness I have 4.

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May 16, 2010
Bad Ground

This is a common problem with most china made scooters. It is a simple fix. Get yourself a piece of 16 or 18 gauge copper wire with good insulation. Just connect it to the motor cylinder hear valve cover and then find a good spot on the frame to mount the other end.

Be sure to remove any paint that might weaken the ground. This should fix the problem. It worked for my scooter. Let me know if it worked for yours too.

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