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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-04-2014, 10:17 PM Thread Starter
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Foreman 400 will not start

1997 Honda Foreman 400, had it since 2003, will not start. Two days ago, it would not start so I jump started it, ran for several minutes, would not start again, cranked it and it started OK. It ran for about 3-4 minutes and just died while driving it. Now, it cannot be crank started nor electrically started. Removed battery and it was dead, charged the battery but nothing. Bypassed selenoid, nothing. Lights on dash do not come on. I am at a loss. Also, I am not a mechanic. Any help would be appreciated.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-05-2014, 04:28 PM
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check the fuse's??

have you tried hooking it up to a good Battery?
have you checked the connections on the wires on the key, the kill switch and so on??

does the starter relay make any clicking noise's???

more info you give us, better we can help you
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