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Old 08-19-2012, 11:08 AM   #1
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Battery Help

My battery got charged @ auto parts for about 12hr, come home install battery, bike cranks right up, I leave the bike running for about 30 min., so I cut the bike off, and bike wont restart .... do I need longer charge or new battery
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Old 08-19-2012, 11:30 AM   #2
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It's time for a new battery. If it was on the charger for that long and still won't hold a charge it's done. I stock a ton of batteries at Wild West if you need a new one. I'll get you the Motohouston deal.
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Old 08-19-2012, 06:33 PM   #3
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Sounds like the battery may be bad, however if your charging system isn't working it could kill the battery in 30 minutes of running..
Did they load test it when they charged it?
If you bring the battery by I can load test it, free.
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How old is the battery? If it's a couple of years old and won't hold a charge it's likely to be bad. Like Patrick said, bring it by and let somebody load test it.
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