How do I get my scooter to start after being laid down?

by Sarah
(Tallahassee, FL)

I had a minor accident on my scooter. I ran over a large tree root and laid it down on the right side. I can't get it to start now. What should I do?

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Jun 23, 2010
by: Jim Zeiser

That's the side the spark plug cap is on. If you laid it down hard enough maybe it popped off. I would check for spark anyway and pull the plug to do it. If the cap is off or loose it could be your problem.

Jun 23, 2010
Scooter won't start
by: George Jennings

I would first go through the wiring harness and make sure nothing came loose. Check to make sure that the gas line isn't kinked and that you're getting power to your coil.

If everything checks out, it should start. Let me know the outcome. I hope this is helpful.

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