starter stall

Discussion in 'Touring Models' started by gjordan456, Aug 11, 2010.

  1. gjordan456

    gjordan456 New Member

    hoping you all can help me with this one, 02' flhtc with carb, starter started stalling awhile back, checked the battery cables and connections all looked good so i dident change them well then the started went so i changed it out with a all balls 1.7 kw unit also have a 385cca battery in it also should mention there is a stage 2 kit thats been in there 3 years now, today I was going thru the battery cables (4 ga) again and noticed that they are getting real hot real fast, cranked it over just a few times without starting it, it will start after the stall, any ideas?
  2. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Guest

    Sounds like that starter is drawing too much, i would yank it off and bench test it
  3. R. Lewis

    R. Lewis Senior Member Retired Moderators

    What's the volts,amps & ohms reading before and after you fire it up , Is it both batt. cables getting hot , do you know if they were getting hot before the new starter?