Monthly Archives: January 2015

Electric Bikes – battery problem solved, but other problems rear their heads

The battery is charging again as I type, and all cells are charging at same rate, all rising nicely, so it looks like the problem was one bad cell, possibly two, but the first may have been making the second

Posted in Electric Bikes

Electric bikes – the battery saga

It’s still ongoing, but much less of an issue. Sorting out battery issues is a slow process when it’s the charging/discharging side of things you have an issue with. I replaced the faulty (possibly) cell with a new fully charged

Posted in Electric Bikes

Electric bikes – battery issues again!

Two new cells have just arrived from BMSbattery, and the low voltage cell replaced. The defective cell was down to almost zero, so it looks like the cell may be beyond repair. The single cell battery charger is on its

Posted in Electric Bikes

Electric Bikes – Battery Problems and other issues

After 1500kms, a few gremlins have crept into the batteries, in particular Lynn’s battery. It has cut out a few of times, once caused by a broken ring connector, the second time because a screw into the top of a

Posted in Electric Bikes