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Old 09-20-2010, 10:55 PM
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Default Re: Words of Wisdom: Zapp OWWW!

Originally Posted by weegenc View Post
So because im extremely smart I decide to disengage the kill switch to keep it off for a theft deterrent. Unbenonance to me, the engine can still start. So I completely forget about it, start peddling, started the engine. The engine was acting really funny so I get off and keep the clutch out, press the kill switch….. doesn’t turn off. So I decide, okay I’ve pulled the cap off the spark plug before so ill do that to stop it…. Bad idea! Zap zap zap! OWWW. 20 minutes later and I still feel it. If this ever happens to you don’t do what I did. Please!
I still test my car battery by licking my thumbs and putting one on each terminal (but while the engine is off). It's just the fastest way to tell if the battery "feels" right. This probably means I'm nuts though, huh?

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