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what does the secondary ecu do?

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There's only one ECU on the bike.
What module (and location) are you referring to?
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There's only one ECU on the bike.
What module (and location) are you referring to?
the secondary one. silver box, rear of subframe on right side.

noticed mine is dead... had 2 melted spots and looked as if there was a fluid mark from the hole, so i took a razor and cut around the hole to see whats under it, and saw 2 silver tops, both are blown open, and i know there not soposta be.
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but what does it do. control spark?

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but what does it do. control spark?
Capacitor Discharge Ignition (CDI).....looks like yours discharged against the frame and let the smoke out. Time for a new one.



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Capacitor Discharge Ignition (CDI).....looks like yours discharged against the frame and let the smoke out. Time for a new one.
looks as if when i get a new one, theres going to be alot of rubber holding it so theres no chance in hell it touches the frame lol.

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