Originally Posted by Triplej
Could be a lot of things including the battery, loose/corroded cable(s), Bad VR and/or Stator. I doubt its the battery but you never know until you have it checked out. Any chance you have had the bike on a battery charger?
nope never had a battery charger on bike......replaced battery last year when was first starting slow....
turned out battery was probably still good...they replaced starter clutch and no more slow starting... engine and battery light just started