Battery shorted out on frame! - Speedzilla Motorcycle Message Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-30-2018, 02:20 AM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Sixer's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2018
Posts: 1
Battery shorted out on frame!

2006 model - riding to work and hit a bump. Bike goes completely dead. I get it home to find burnt area from the positive battery terminal on the metal cross member. (I’ve never messed with the battery, so WTF??) I took the battery out and used a spare I had. Checked all the fuses and To my surprise, everything was still good. Bike lights up and cranks but no fire in the pipes. Local Honda Shop told me to start with starter regulator. Nope. I am Mechanical, but electrical is not my strong points. Any help is greatly appreciated. Thanks
Sixer is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 06-05-2018, 07:13 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: South east U.K.
Posts: 5
Have you checked all the fuses, including the "hidden" ones (one behind the battery and one near the regulator, IIRC) ?

Keep the wire tight
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 0 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Kapitän Graubär is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-06-2018, 11:38 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2018
Posts: 6
Don't know much about it . . .
wesleyboyle is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Speedzilla Motorcycle Message Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome