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05-20-2009, 01:03 PM
My '05 1200RT lost the nuetral light. When I shift the clutch has to be all the way out for the gear indicator to function and when I put the side stand down it shuts off in nuetral. I also have to start it with the clutch fully depressed. I spoke with the dealer and they were saying it could cost $300 to repair. Has anyone heard of any FSB on this or have any ideas.

05-20-2009, 01:25 PM
There's been alot written about neutral lights, clutch switches and neutral switches failing.. Try searching the forum using some of those keywords.. Here's one thread addressing the issue.. http://www.bmwmoa.org/forum/showthread.php?t=27306&highlight=neutral+switch

05-20-2009, 03:08 PM
Thanks for the reply, I checked out the thread and it was very helpfull. Dealer told me they would have to drop the swing arm $200 for labor and $65 or so for part. My reply was the same as most, guess I live with it. If this is so prevelant you would think they would have a recall. Not holding my breath