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  1. Battery/Charging Issues

    DL1000 from 2002-2012
    Hey, I've been having battery/charging issues ever since I got my DL1000 last year. I took it to the shop when I first got it and asked them to check the battery/charger as just a precaution and they said both were fine. A few days later I went the gym on the bike, came out of the gym and the...
  2. Super Dead Battery

    DL650A - 2012-2016
    It finally happened to ME ! ... (kwap!) ... Yes ... When parking my bike, I turned the key too far, to the left, past the "LOCK" position and into the PARKING LIGHTS POSITION ... Walked away and left it that way for over 96 hours ... Battery was stone-cold dead (zip, nada, zilch). I got a...
  3. Battery not charging

    DL1000 from 2002-2012
    About 2/3 of the way through a 10 hour trip I hit a serious traffic jam. Cars were backed up for about 12 miles. I killed the engine so the bike wouldn't overheat. Then the bike wouldn't start. It tried to turn over, then the battery was totally dead. A motorist next to me gave me a jump start...