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Cold weather start

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Old 02-23-2011, 02:48 PM
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I have a 1983 Nighthawk that I recently purchased. Prior to the cold weather I had no problem starting it, however now that the weather has gotten wicked cold, I cannot get it to start. Is this a common problem and is there anything I can do to correct it?

Thanks for any help
 
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Old 03-08-2011, 09:53 AM
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You might just try a short burst of either.
 
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Old 04-15-2016, 11:00 AM
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May want to look into a small engine block heater.. or not going out in wicked weather. I usually don't ride when the weather dips below 60.. call me a wimp, but when i'm moving it's a good 20 degrees colder and 40 is my limit for cold.
 
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