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06-24-2014 07:01 PM
Jmpmstr1998 Thank you for the replies.
Will relocate this weekend and order new one for spare.
06-24-2014 04:54 PM
OleDirtyDoc I moved mine cause i lowered my bike and the swingarm was smackin it hard enough to break the battery box
06-24-2014 04:35 PM
Goofyfoot2001 I'm agreeing with the knife on this one. I ordered the new shiny one from ebay and it made me feel better.
06-24-2014 04:10 PM
Knifemaker "... thus eliminating future R/R failures do to heat...."

Ill just as here that there is no proof of this. It seems of course like a logical idea, but R/R units have failed both in the stock location and when relocated.
More stator failures have been reported than R/R failures...but there's been no conclusive evidence that relocating your R/R does anything more than just making you feel better....
06-24-2014 02:29 PM
kc2dgq nicely done william
06-23-2014 10:52 PM
Jmpmstr1998 thank you.
06-23-2014 10:04 PM
Originally Posted by Jmpmstr1998 View Post
what does it mean when it says R/R relocated?Thanks
The R/R (Rectifier/Regulator) controls your battery recharge rate from stator output....as needed.....What the battery does not need, the R/R sends to battery ground, which creates heat, ....the R/R needs to dissipate that heat.

The R/R is mounted beneath your battery box.....additionally adsorbing heat from the Goats Belly. Physically Relocating the R/R to the left rear frame allows R/R to catch more air (cooling) to stay cooler, thus eliminating future R/R failures do to heat.
....Requires a simple physical R/R Relocation mounting with a "U" bolt and flat stock to left rear frame (as pictured in many 750 pics) , No re-wiring required.


06-23-2014 09:30 PM
just a quick question

what does it mean when it says R/R relocated?


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