Battery Prob

Discussion in 'Electrical' started by 66sportster, Aug 4, 2008.

  1. 66sportster

    66sportster New Member

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    I am riding a 66 sporty. as you may know it has a gen not an alt. After about 4 starts the battery is about dead. is this normal or is something wrong. please help. new to the harley game. Thanks in advance.



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  2. glider

    glider Veteran Member

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    Should last longer than 4 starts. It takes rpm's to charge the battery on most bikes especially the generator setup. Check the battery and see if it is charging when it's running at about 2000+ rpm's