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  1. Batteries are boiling when charging...what gives?

    Motorcycle Repair
    I have two old Japanese motorcycles and recently I have been struck with bad battery luck. I have had them hooked up to battery tenders (trickle chargers) for days on end to keep the battery fresh. Well I just started noticing that the batteries are boiling...or at least thats how they sound...
  2. How long a ride should charge my battery?

    General Motorcycle Discussion
    I just brought my bike out for the first time in 2009, and the battery was flat so I got a boost from my car. When I arrived at work, 41km (25.5mi) later, I found the battery still quite flat. I had the impression that 41km on the highway should have given the battery plenty of charge. Is that...