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Re: Battery Longevity
- Subject: Re: Battery Longevity
- From: andrew johnson <sundiaL@xxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2005 14:32:24 -0700
Aren't Westco batteries simply repackaged Panasonic batteries? Why
pay more when many outfits have the Panasonics at substantial savings?
- - Andrew
At 10:57 AM -0500 9/6/05, Tom Brown wrote:
>There is a Westco battery that is infamous for having slightly low voltage,
>just low enough to cause this ABS glitch. Your statement "After I ride a
>mile or so, turn the bike off and re-start, the ABS kicks in as expected."
>tips me off. If you don't have a Westco, you have a weak battery.
>The early Oilheads, like your '95 were more prone to this problem than the 98
>and newer 1100s.