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HI THERE, I HAVE MOUNTED AXA-BASTA DYNAMO ONTO MY BIKE, CONNECTED THE SIMPLE WIRES,FRONT AND REAR, COST £25, BUT NO LIGHTS WORKING, IM NOW PULLING MY HAIR OUT CAN SOME KIND SOUL HELP ME. WEE JOE.

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  • josephsalina Jun 22, 2009

    HI POB-H. YEAH IVE DONE THAT, THE TWONK IN THE SHOP REFUSES TO CHANGE IT, AS HE RECKONS I,M DOING IT WRONG, THANKS FOR YOUR PROMPT REPLY, YOUR A GOOD LAD.

  • Paul Hutchinson May 11, 2010

    Have you grounded the dynamo and the lights? as they both rely on being connected to the frame etc. on bear metal.

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SOURCE: I would like to know how to wire a bottle dynamo to bike lights

The bottle dynamo rides against the tire turning it . The wires from it go to the front liht. The same two wires  may also be hoked to a back light. The  direction of flow is not that important but most put the same (one of the two ) wire on the center connection. If you generator has only one wire, then the light(s) will have to be grounded through the frame.

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SOURCE: I would like to know how to connect the dynamo lights on my bike

You want to attach this item to the rear of the bike. Mount it so that when you hit the switch the item lean over and hits the rear tire. Hook up the wire to the lights and your all set. Now I can tell you that with this item NOT engaged you will be able to ride with no problems, but with this item engaged it will give you resistance. Meaning that you will know how much harder it is to pedel the bike. I had this item and then went and purchased a battery power item.

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SOURCE: i have tried to wire my bottle dynamo to my new

try to fix it tightly so there wud be more friction between tire and your bikes dynamo....

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SOURCE: HI, I have a basta trio dynamo kit. I can't get it

Hi Cathy. I have the same dynamo but no instructions, can I please have a look at your instructions.
I fitted the dynamo, but I'm not sure how to connect the wires. And I don't know which direction the wheel has to turn in.
Have you got yours working?

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