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Old 02-10-2010, 12:53 AM
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Default Re: Battery Draw

I've had the same issue on my HD... If I was not riding every 2-3 days, battery would be to low to start the bike... the "auto-shutoff" feature just does not work well on these amps...

two options..
1. run red power wire to a switch power wire, normally headlights work well... issue here is make sure you pick a power circut that can handle the extra current the amp will draw
2. install a $6.00 automotive relay, which is what I did. This allows you to power directly from the battery, but uses min current from a swiched power source to turn the relay on.
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