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Most battieries are only good for about 3 yrs. i highly recommend you keep it on a battery tender one you replace it. a tender will monitor the level and if it drops to 12.0 it will recharge it back to 13.4 or so. check your charger too as the new batteries can only take a 2 amp charge or you will fry it.my advise is take the battery out and bring it to the local h-d dealer. they will put it on charge overnight and test it in the morning. very possible it is bad and time for a new one. however, if the battery is new but keeps draining while riding then your stator is probably gone.

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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Then u need a new stator and or regulstor. If u change a stator always put a new regulator on.

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