Ruckus wont start - making a weird sound. - Honda-Tech - Honda Forum Discussion

Honda Ruckus and Scooters Ruckus, Silverwing, Reflex, Helix, Metropolitan

Ruckus wont start - making a weird sound.

Old 06-22-2018, 03:21 PM
  #1  
Trial User
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jun 2018
Posts: 1
Default Ruckus wont start - making a weird sound.

Let me preface this by saying I know nothing about scooters and am a complete novice. The engine would not key start and i was able to kickstart it for about a week after the normal way to start gave out. It no longer will start either way so i went ahead and replaced the battery. I just replaced the battery and it still will not start. I am able to turn the electronics on (blinkers, red odometer light up) but that is the extent of it. Can any of you give me some pointers on where to go next? Thank you.
Soup10japan is offline  
Old 06-23-2018, 08:44 AM
  #2  
Honda-Tech Member
 
sTol2m's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2018
Posts: 39
Default Re: Ruckus wont start - making a weird sound.

Where is the weird sound coming from, the front of the bike or the engine area?
You could check the fuses under the plastic cover on the positive + side of the battery terminal.
You could try replacing the spark plug & coil(the wire connected to the spark plug).
Also listen for the fuel pump to activate when you turn the key, to make sure that it is working.
Hope this helps.
sTol2m is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
yoshi_1r671
For Sale
1
10-26-2013 08:04 AM
Sofakingtyte
Honda Civic / Del Sol (1992 - 2000)
3
05-29-2013 10:04 AM
Vangruver
Honda Ruckus and Scooters
0
03-09-2009 10:27 AM
Jake Is Gay
General Discussion and Debate
14
08-06-2003 03:56 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Ruckus wont start - making a weird sound.


Contact Us About Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

© 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: