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post #1 of 2 Old Aug 13th, 2009, 11:40 pm Thread Starter
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BMW gel battery charger

Hello,
I recently purchased a used BMW battery charger (model 71 60 7 688 865) for my 2007 K1200GT. I've notice it will not charge the battery unless I cycle the ignition key. None of the charge "definition" lights come on until the key is cycled. The charger appears to charge to the green 3/3 reading; however, turns off after that. I have never seen the charge definition light come on after that (although the power light in the lower left hand corner always remains on). It there something wrong with the charger or is it the accessory plug?

Any thoughts?

Thanks!
Chad
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post #2 of 2 Old Aug 14th, 2009, 8:51 am
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Re: BMW gel battery charger

I would recommend you re-post this in the Main K1200GT area. This is probably related to the CAN buss and you will have better luck posting there.

John
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