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    Why won't my 2008 Honda Metropolitan*Scooter's kick stand go up?

    I have a 2008 Honda Metropolitan*Base scooter and the kick stand won't go back up. I tried everything to fix and it doesn't want to go up. I don't know what's wrong with it. Does anyone know what's wrong and/or how to fix it?

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    does it have a lock down feature, a push in and flick up type of thing? otherwise it's probably siezed and needs a little lubrication. Failing that unclip the spring & undo the pivot bolt to remove and inspect. [Rightey tightey, Lefty loosey]

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    if you haven't already, raise the seat and move the yellow handle opposite of where it is now

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    Hammer2 Yellow Handle

    The yellow handle in the seat is the lock, if you checked your battery or fluid you may have moved it.

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    I'm so glad I found this thread! I was having the same problem, and couldn't for the life of me figure it out. I thought maybe the stand got rusted and sprayed WD40 on it, but it still wouldn't go up. Then I looked inside the seat and found the yellow lever had been moved. Pushed it into the locked position, and the Metro came down from its stand. I felt like such an utter doofus. xD

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    I also couldn't figure it out! Same problem! Thanks so much!


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