How do I make my 49cc chinese scooter shut off?.

by Andy
(St. Cloud, MN)

My scooter will not shut off. Key will be turned off along with the kill switch being in the off position. The scooter will continue to run (Well).

I have to pinch the fuel line to get it to finally power down. I have been thinking about creating an in-line switch just off the positive battery terminal, but would rather keep everything the way it is and just have it working.

Any insight on this would be great.

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May 19, 2010
by: Andy

Think I got her fixed, bad wire like you said just from the battery. Just cut off an inch or so and re-wired to battery. Now she seems to work fine. Thanks for the help.

May 19, 2010
Check the Wires
by: Jim Zeiser

I would look at the wires at the ignition switch and see if anything is shorting out. I don't exactly understand the whole wiring system on these things, but it sounds like a bad wire needs to be found. You could go and ask there. I'm sure Doug or Brent would know.

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