Originally Posted by jpalamar
So far 2 out 3 of my bikes have had EWS failures/ring replacements. I never use the KILL switch...kill it by dropping sidestand in gear.
So in fact you are using a kill switch. Just not the one connected to the start button?
This would appear to give further proof that the theory is credible, that using the kill switch may cause your EWS antenna to fail.