I soldered mine and has been working fine ever since. If your handy at all with a soldering iron, it isn't a difficult repair. Just be careful opening the unit up to get to the resistor coils, they tend to break the end of the coil/wire. It can be repaired but not really necessary.
87 vn750at least that is what the frame #'s say
"Squirrel Bike" aka Jersey
Rat bike with a good PR agent
shaved and coastered
2 into 1 exhaust
rear 170 and front 110
custom dash with voltmeter
Recovered seat without "butt hammers"
More to come
Praise to the Parts Goddess Crobins for needed things
When someone tells me "Great minds think alike" all I can think is "You Pervert"