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My bike is an 03 LT with 55k miles. Very recently the battery light has been coming on at idle. Not all the time.but once in a while. All accessories are off except that I always ride with my high beam on during the day. Its never been an issue before. Is this indicative of an alternator problem or maybe a battery issue? The battery is about 2 yrs old. Any help would be appreciated.
 

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Mine has too for years typically when engine is cold and idling lower rpm than it does once warmed up. Even with a fully charged newly replaced Odyssey battery .... Never been an issue.
 

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What are the RPMs on the tach at idle? Maybe too low?
 

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The rpm s vary. It normaly idles at 1000 rpm s but I have seen the light still on or flicker at 1200 to 1300 rpms and the engine is not cold. I am just concerned about getting stuck somewhere. What is the life expectancy of an altermator?
 
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