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I was riding down the highway passing cars at about 68 mph and the engine just cut off without any warning. It would not turn over, but I had all my lights and horn worked. At first I thought I had a bad safety switch, but I found the ignition fuse had blown. I changed the fuse and rode the rest of the way home without a problem.It just died without any sputter, no backfire, nothing. Where would be the best place to start my search for the problem?

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Use a +12 volt trouble light and turn key on, start at fuse and shake wires while following wires. Sougs like a intermittent short. Check GRN at ket also.

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