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Sara418

Can I weld the frame w/o removing electrical components?

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My hubby's bike has a cracked bead around one footpeg. Mig welding it won't hurt any of the electrical components that are attached to the frame, will it?

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It shouldn't as long as you place the ground close the actual weld area. I had to weld on my Scott's so called "Bolt-On Stabalizer Mount" which is two inches away from the CDI box with out any damage to the electronics.

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I unplug the CDI before I weld on any bike. 99 times it may be fine but the one time it isn't, I don't want to have to pay for a CDI. Unplugging it is free, paying for a new one isn't.

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