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  1. C

    Abs light problem after battery change

    Hi guys. My friend battery died on her -07 fz1. Change it to a new battery. After this the abs light start flashing and after a few seconds it stops but still on. Anyone had this problem before? Maybe if we have to go in the diagnostics mode and reset something? Thanks in advance
  2. Kang

    New Battery Problem

    Battery dies on the bike after Christmas break (2 weeks in the garden) I charged it up and drove in to work only for it to be drained when i get in. Luckily I got a lend of a charger in work and same again dead when i get home (13 Miles). So get a new battery and hook it up no problem on the...
  3. Kang

    Battery or ?????

    Hi, Bike would not start for my commute home last night so had to get a jump done. Charged the battery (yusa) overnight 12hr, put it back on and she fired no problem this morning. Now.....when I got on the bike to get the centre stand down and drive off the bike completely died???? Turned...
  4. Volgen83

    Battery not receiving correct voltage/ possible short or drain??

    HI all, I'm after advice/help and have tried almost everything i can think of, have rang around local motorcycle garages and most if not all seem reluctant to help or are unable top. bit of background on the issue..... A few months ago my battery went flat, charged the battery and flat...
  5. K

    Completely Dead! Please help!

    Hi all, I installed a Yoshi Fender Eliminator kit and everything was working fine - all the lights came on and engine was running. Then I shut it off and did some cleanup including putting the seats back on and now it wont even turn on. Battery is fine, the main fuse (on top of battery) is...
  6. B

    What kind of connector is this?

    The bike I just bought came with this connector. I forgot to ask the previous owner what he used it for but it's definitely connected to the battery. Any ideas?
  7. S

    Gen II sputter, jolt, choke, and stall (with video)

    Hi all Had a strange and concerning fault recently, which I have not been able to replicate on demand. It seems to be almost at random. When riding, the engine will suddenly start to choke, causing the bike to jolt violently. My only remedy is to pull the clutch, after which the bike will...
  8. A

    Low RPM issue? SOS

    Hello everyone. This is my first post on the site, by the way. So here's what happened. I've had my '04 FZ1 for about 4 months. I left town, and left it untouched for about 10-12 days with almost no gas in the tank. I came back, started her up, rode about 100 yards to the gas station, filled...
  9. J

    Three Stikes - Fz1 is Out

    So I'm very frustrated and at my wits end. I'm having three issues with my 2006 Fz1, and I'm not sure if they're related or isolated and just happened to occur close together. 1st) About a month ago I noticed my digital gauge display had developed at "dead spot" where it would not display...
  10. DannyCoolBeans

    Noise after key is removed= Drained battery

    Soo I'm not 100% sure but one day after a ride I came home, removed they key and heard a humming noise. Sounded like something electrical was still running. I didn't investigate it as I was worried, so I put the key back in cycled the ignition. Removed the key and no more hum. So my bike has...
  11. T

    Need battery advice!

    When I purchased my fz1 (which the seller told me is a 2009 model but is registered as a 2008 model, and the mechanics placed it as a 2008 model also here in AUstralia?) I was told that it had been sitting for a while. It wouldn't start on my inspection! Was covered in a lot of dust. I returned...
  12. celticredsox34

    2008 FZ1 for sale $5,600

    Excellent condition 2008 fz1 with 9,300 miles. Garage kept, Yamaha dealership serviced bike. Has lowers, under tail kit, click n roll levers, new pilot power tires. Always on a battery tender when not being rode. Message or email me at [email protected] Text 304-545- six663. $5600.
  13. kaosbandit

    Lithium Batteries: What You Need To Know

    Lithium batteries are often misunderstood. They are a great option and I hope this article helps clear a few things up. If you are considering an upgrade to a lithium battery, definitely read this first. http://www.spiritstrike.com/gear/2015/1/20/all-you-need-to-know-about-lithium-batteries
  14. Lupin

    My 2009 FZ1N

    Because I like doing this kind of thing. May as well share everything I'm doing or going to do to my FZ1. I was actually in the market for a FZ8N however this one appeared close to home for much less than what others were going for. I picked up the bike for a good price, after a short ride...
  15. Sactown2008

    2008 Sat for ten days, then would not start

    Anyone encounter this? The bike turned over and over this morning but would not start. I have not been on the 08 FZ1 in 10 days. I normally ride her to work on Monday and Thursday. I always put it on the Battery Tender Jr "the night before," a ride. It ALWAYS starts in 1-2 seconds. I have...
  16. 3

    Lithium ion Battery

    What do you think of lithium ion battery replacement living in a warm climate like Florida?
  17. Z

    2nd Try, Dash/Starter not working 2002

    Installed new turn signals, didn't put a rubber cap back on one of the male/female connectors, now my meters won't light up, and bike won't start. Not a battery issue, battery is new. Headlights and taillights work, turning signals work, the dash indicators for my neutral/oil/brights/turning...
  18. Z

    2nd Try, Dash/Starter not working 2002

    Installed new turn signals, didn't put a rubber cap back on one of the male/female connectors, now my meters won't light up, and bike won't start. Not a battery issue, battery is new. Headlights and taillights work, turning signals work, the dash indicators for my neutral/oil/brights/turning...
  19. M

    wiring in a usb connector?

    Hi ive wired in a usb connector and mounted to the side of the dash and all works fine as its wired direct to battery with a inline fuse, however ive noticed it does pull volts from the battery so id like to wire it to a switched live so it only works with the ign on - trouble is where can i...
  20. S

    Brand new owner, how do I get at the battery??

    Hey I just picked up an '09, literally brand new with only 760 kms on it! I'm a very excited guy. It started up in the shop just fine when I loaded it onto the truck, but then it spent about 18 hours sitting up there in -42 weather before I could get it unloaded, and now the battery's dead. The...
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