Author [ES] [CA] [PL] [PT] [IT] [DE] [FR] [NL] [DK] [NO] [GR] [TR] Topic: Battery failure time  (Read 516 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline AvgBear

  • Tiger Jedi
  • *****
  • Posts: 2712
  • Bike: '12 Venom Roadie
  • Location: Missouri USA
Re: Battery failure time
« Reply #10 on: March 30, 2019, 05:17:29 PM »
*Originally Posted by nigelw6 [+]
I will keep an eye on it and probably keep it on the charger on any day I dont need it to commute.
Won't the battery hold a charge?
If the battery won't hold a charge it needs to be replaced.
"I've a fine felt hat and a strong pair of brogues
and I've rosin in my pocket for my bow.
My fiddle strings are new and I've learned a tune or two
and I'm well prepared to ramble I must go."
Tommy Makem

Offline nigelw6

  • Tiger Member
  • **
  • Posts: 98
  • Bike: tiger 800 xrt
  • Location: Cornwall uk
Re: Battery failure time
« Reply #11 on: March 30, 2019, 07:58:48 PM »
Exactly at the moment i dont know. Will give it a run tomorrow and I need to get to work on it on Monday and Tuesday but not the rest of the week so will put it back on charge Wednesday evening and see what the charger does.

Online Paulhere

  • Tiger Jedi
  • *****
  • Posts: 1083
  • Bike: Tiger 800 XRx
  • Location: High Peak
Re: Battery failure time
« Reply #12 on: March 30, 2019, 08:19:15 PM »
*Originally Posted by nigelw6 [+]
Well today when I rolled her out of the garage to start my commute to work she wouldnt start so pushed her back in and put her on charge.

Is your commute far enough to keep the battery topped up?
If it was fully charged it would be good to start your bike after 3 weeks....unless you have a drain.

I put mine on charge every week or two, the charger shows green in a few mins. One of them is over 5 years old. Doesn't mean it's going to hold that charge, but unless there's a fault it's good to go.
Tiger800 XRx, Tiger Sport 1050, Ariel FH 650, Yam Serow 225.


Recent Topics