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When bike is in garage connected to optimiser the heated grip controller works perfectly. When i am out and about the blue light flashes then goes off. I have found a note stating that if voltage isn't high enough then this will happen. On the optimiser the reading shows 13.5 so i am guessing there is either a problem with my battery (although bike fires first time every time but it is always on optimiser when not in use) or there is a problem with the bike not charging the battery when out on a run? I don't want to go out and buy a new battery if that is not the fault - any suggestion son how to check and find out what is the problem? Thanks Colin.

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If your bike is not charging the battery than thats your problem.

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