Kill Switch Question

Discussion in 'Electrical' started by Stephen, Dec 17, 2007.

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  1. Stephen

    Stephen Guest

    Have read alot of questions and answers about wiring the kill switch, and still not 100% clear. Could one wire the white wire and ground wire through the switch, which when pressed would ground the circuit causing the engine to die. Or is it harmful to do it this way?
    Thanks Stephen

  2. sabrewalt

    sabrewalt Guest

    Kill Switch

    That is the way I do it. I use a standard toggle switch from Radio Shack. I ran a ground wire back to an existing allen screw and connected the other end to the kill wire on the GEBE kit. Works perfect. Mounted it on a piece of angle aluminum under the main horizontal tube and just reach down when I want to kill it while still rolling. That way I can roll up to the store silent. When I get back to the house I will post some pics. It will be a few days.
  3. gone_fishin

    gone_fishin Guest

  4. sabrewalt

    sabrewalt Guest


    I just realized this is a frame mount question.
  5. kerf

    kerf Guest

    You can get a toggle kill switch that mounts to the handle bar and is grounded at that point through the mount. Only one wire runs to the ignition coil.
  6. fetor56

    fetor56 Guest