Why won't my scooter start at the beginning of each day?

by Travis
(Florence, TX)

I have a 2008 Eagle 150 BO8... When I try to start it for the first time of the day it drains the battery dead before it will start.

But once it starts for the first time, it fires right up all day long even if I let it sit for a few hours. The next morning it won't start again.

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Sep 22, 2010
by: Jim Zeiser

It sounds like your choke is bad. The best way to find out is to find the opening for your air filter, put your hand over part of it while you crank and see if it starts. If it does your electronic choke isn't operating properly on the carburetor. It might even be something as simple as the wire being disconnected from the power source or as bad as the choke needing replacing.

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