Port on side of 9DS battery

The dealer and I went searching for the OBDii port on my MY12 9DS today to do the motor controller firmware update.  In the process, I pulled the cover on the high current charging connector on the right, rear, upper portion of the battery pack.  Can … Go to Source

Tail Tidy

So the standard numberplate hanger is an affront to human decency.  Is there an aftermarket tail tidy available or a decent DIY option?   The metal flange above the brake light looks like it would make a simple platform for mounting to. I did do a sear… Go to Source

FX – 2.8 vs 5.7

Hi, first time poster – long time lurker from Sweden here. I'm curious about the specifications of the FX and the difference between the two battery configurations. Version Torque [center… Go to Source

Accessory circuit?

anyone tap into the 12V accessory circuit for powering something?  measuring with my dmm, all the other fuses carry 12v across them, but the accessory one reads 0.  do the heated grips install instructions, perhaps, include somehow energizing this circ… Go to Source

NYT on electric motorcycles

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/12/automobiles/electric-motorcycle-sales-are-low-despite-hype.html I posted on Facebook: Quote Some truth in th… Go to Source

Good news for Zero, new Grant

Here is a press release on it: http://roadracingworld.com/news/article/?article=50004 Go to Source

2012 S ZF6 – Power rating

Does anybody know what the actual power converted into hp is for this bike?Just curious… Go to Source

When $500 is Too Much

My daughter wanted to ride to school on ELMO (Yea, that's Electric Motorcycle…..) long before those rear footpegs from Zero appeared.  Here was my ten year old's solution when I told her I could not take her because I did not have rear pegs like on t… Go to Source

What I did this afternoon

This afternoon I spent 2-1/2 hours with a couple of videographers (is that the right word?) from Zero. They are making interview and riding videos of their motorcycle owners to put up on their website to help promote their bikes.  I spent about 30 minu… Go to Source

2010 Zero owners manual

I was going through my extensive pile of motorcycle literature today and discovered that I had a 2010 Zero owner's manual hard-copy.  It must be about 100 pages long.  If anyone needs this manual, drop me a line via the board's message system with your… Go to Source