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went to an O'Rileys,
It only had three terminals
sanded down the paint behind the new relay,
bracket met the frame - and success! .
Soon as I saw 3 terminals - It needed body ground - ours don't.
Fords use grounded type also.

A cable from hole in bracket to ground would also work vs sand paint.
 

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The first time i had a problem with it I did the same thing and thought it was just a glitch. But sure enough the problem returned. It has never done it with the lawn tractor solenoid. I have taken the switch apart and cleaned it, I have replaced the battery twice and still had the problem. The only thing that has worked is the lawn tractor solenoid. The last oem replacement started acting up in about 2 weeks. Don't know what the heck is going on. The plus side to the lawn tractor solenoid is it makes it easier to jump start your bike or use it to help a friend when they need a jump. The terminals are easily accessible. I used 2 male bullet connectors and 2 female quick disconnects for my jumpers. I am going to leave the lawn tractor solenoid on now. I don't know why I even switched back to oem. If it works don't fix it!
Good luck
 

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Had the same problem twice wrecked the battery both times. The 3rd time I think I’ve cooked the starter. Found this page looking for advice re stater removal 😃
 
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