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Charging system problems

How many volts should put out

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12 to 14 volts. Less if lights are running. So anywhere from 10 to 14 should be ok. If less it should be replaced

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The battery is 12 volts. Anything under that will result in battery being discharged and ultimatly your bike will cutout. You should have between 13.00v and 14.50 max even with lights on. If you have less than this, you need to have your charging system checked.

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