Neutral Switch



2 replies to this topic
  • jimbo426

Posted March 23, 2001 - 01:48 PM

#1

Can anyone tell me if the neutral switch is actualy used? Somewhere I saw something about a neutral switch eliminator. There looks to be about 5 or 6 contacts in the switch with only one wire coing to the
CDI unit.

Visit the ThumperTalk Store for the lowest prices on motorcycle / ATV parts and accessories - Guaranteed
  • Scott_F

Posted March 23, 2001 - 04:56 PM

#2

Look for a recent thread on the subject.

  • PK

Posted March 26, 2001 - 03:54 PM

#3

The neutral switch is used on the 2000 and 2001 426's as it has an input to the ignition so it can vary the ignition timing depending what gear your in and throttle input from the TPS. On 400's it isn't used and is only there because the European bikes use it to limit the amount of RPM's the bike can generate when in neutral for the sound checks they have over there. Terrycable sells a cover that replaces the stock one so you can get rid of all the associated wiring that goes along with it. I ordered one today from them, it cost $15. I'm no ounce counter but if I were, it's a cheap way to lose a couple of pounds, and it also cleans up the wiring a bit.

Pat
99 YZ400





Related Content

Forums
Photo

YZ450FX OR YZ450F by MESSMAKER


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   Yamaha   YZ 400/426/450
  • Hot  30 replies
Forums
Photo

2016 YZ450 by CaptainKnobby


Dirt Bike   Dirt Bike Technical Forums   Suspension
  • Hot  59 replies
Forums
Photo

The "going back to the other darkside" adventure... by Monk


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   KTM   250/350/450/505 SX-F & XC-F (4-Strokes)
  • Hot  113 replies
Forums
Photo
Supercross

Wilson the Blue Privateer by jetfuel


Dirt Bike   Special Interest Forums   Pro Racing
  • Hot  50 replies
Forums
Photo

Chubby dad, looking at bikes , First trip to the orange/black forum ! by Slow_ride


Dirt Bike   Make / Model Specific   KTM   250-530 EXC/MXC/SXC/XC-W/XCR-W (4-Strokes)
  • Hot  28 replies
 
x

Join Our Community!

Even if you don't want to post, registered members get access to tools that make finding & following the good stuff easier.

If you enjoyed reading about "" here in the ThumperTalk archive, you'll LOVE our community. Come join ThumperTalk today!

The views and opinions expressed on this page are strictly those of the author, and have not been reviewed or approved by ThumperTalk.