Originally Posted by brinboise
I was doing some wrenching on my '03 Dakar and for shits and giggles put a voltmeter on the battery and WTF...it read 12.2V to 12.4V at any rpm.
This can't be right, can it?
It has a new sealed battery as of last year and the previous owner replaced the VR
2 years ago.
Nope, it's not charging.
Originally Posted by super8mm
my volt meeter on my 02 will get up to 14v sometimes
Went to start mine after a last weekends ride and.......3v ...... got her going checked the charge rate 14v (normal)