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Offline Werner747

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690 Battery Issues
« on: May 04, 2015, 09:54:06 am »
Hi,

I keep my 690 battery connected to a Ctek battery charger most of the time when standing. This weekend, there was a couple of times that I had to tow start the bike, after having pressed the starter, with nothing happening, but a click, and then seems like the dash resets. (Clock back to 12:00 etc..) I will take the battery out and get it tested, question is, bike still has another months of warranty left. Are batteries usually covered under bike warranty?
 

Offline Bill the Bong

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Re: 690 Battery Issues
« Reply #1 on: May 04, 2015, 03:31:53 pm »
Could be, they need to do a load check.  If there is any sign of shorting on the posts, they will not pay.