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  1. check engine light prevents starting?

    ATV Tech Tips
    Hi, i have a 2009 outlander, when i turn on the ignition switch, the check engine light comes on and the machine wont turn over. If I am quick about it and turn the key and then press the start button before the check engine light comes on the bike will start. Any ideas as to why this is...
  2. '11 400 Ignition problem

    Can-Am Outlander
    Help Please! Ignition problem Hi guys. I've had a problem with my ignition on my 2011 Outlander 400 T3 (tractor, Norway) several times. The issue is that the ignition does not handle bad weather, and it gets ruined. :th_smiliepissed: What happens is that the key won't turn around correctly...
  3. Key switch replacement?

    Can-Am Outlander
    I have a 2013 outlander 650 and I have to wiggle the key to get it to start can I replace the switch without the dealer or is the key programmed to the switch as well as the computer? Also is there a way to just take the chip reader off and just use the switch like a regular switch? It still...
  4. Possibly broken ignition switch?? Can-Am 500 MAX 2013

    Can-Am Outlander
    Hello! Snow just arrived here in the western part of Norway and I was eager to do some plowing and having fun with my Can-Am, but I'm in a bit of a mess! For some time, it's happened from time to time that I have had to turn my key from ON and OFF again in order for it to actually start. Seeing...
  5. Anyone else get their key stuck in the ignition?

    Can-Am / BRP
    So on my bike i just broke 10 hrs and i put the black key in went ride and when i get back the key wont come out. I finally got it out by just yanking it as hard as i could. I put the gray key in and now their both hard to get out. Wtf
  6. 2001 Traxter electrical issue

    BRP Traxter / Quest
    Hi, I'm at my wits end on trying to find my electrical issue with my Traxter 500. I stored it last winter at my cottage and when I tried to start it in the spring, the ignition would not work.. Turn the key and no dash lights or lights of any kind. So , first up I replaced the battery as...
  7. Starter Cranks all by itself in Neutral or Park

    Can-Am Outlander
    Been searching incessantly on this and the few I've found suggest a new solenoid, and i followed that advice yesterday and replaced it with a brand new one and the issue persists. Key has to be on. If i put it in gear the starter doesn't run but the moment i switch to neutral or park and...
  8. Electrical Issue - Ignition wiring ?

    Can-Am / BRP
    Need some help folks....please. Can't get solenoid to activate and create current to the starter. Quick scenario (after re-read not so quck) is I purchased a used 06 Outlander 400 XT that had some issues. After buying it I noticed some mice got into the wiring and chewed a few up under the...
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