Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Which battery?

  1. #1
    Baby Twin Bol D'or's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2013

    Which battery?

    I've noticed the battery on my bike doesn't seem to take long to run down when I take it off the trickle charger.
    Anyone any recommendations for a replacement?
    I've seen some forums recommend a 14 amp battery instead of a 12 amp hour, speeds up the turnover when you press the start button?
    I haven't the budget for a lithium battery, but I can go to the likes of 50 for a 'Motobatt' gel one.

  2. #2
    Superbike Twin ride4fun's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    I fitted a Motobatt to my bike this year, and it definitely seems to turn the bike over better than the Yuasa offerings. The Bracket which supoorts the tilt switch won't fit properly without a spacer, or you could simply velcro-strap it to the battery, as it doesn't actually hold the battery in place. So far, a worthwhile upgrade.

  3. #3
    AMA Pit Boss redratbike's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Modding collectors in kent
    Motobatt have a habit of shaking loose their connection so ensure e all is tight

Similar Discussions

  1. Which battery?
    By Cirrus in forum Aprilia RSVR
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: December 30th, 2012, 10:03 AM
  2. Help on battery!!
    By Egghead in forum Aprilia RSVR
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: October 19th, 2012, 01:26 AM
  3. Battery
    By Gonzo in forum Aprilia RSVR
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: July 5th, 2012, 12:18 PM
  4. Anyone got an SVR battery ?
    By BB1000 in forum Aprilia RSVR
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: December 16th, 2011, 01:09 PM
  5. another battery Q.
    By yorksrsvr in forum Aprilia RSVR
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: December 8th, 2008, 10:02 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts