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How do I change the battery in my Harley Ultra Classic?

How to Replace the Battery in a Harley Ultra Classic

  1. Open the tour pack. Unscrew the seat fastener on the rear fender using a Phillips screwdriver.
  2. Disconnect the negative terminal of the battery, using a 10-mm open-end wrench.
  3. Insert and tighten the positive battery cable connection, using a 10 mm open-end wrench.

How do you remove a battery from a Harley Davidson?

Unscrew the terminal bolt connecting the red cable to the battery’s positive terminal, using a Phillips screwdriver. Pull the red cable away from the battery. Lift the battery out of the Road King’s frame.

How long do Harley batteries last?

Battery Life and Replacement: While the ultimate life of a motorcycle battery is determined by many factors, according to Harley-Davidson a well-maintained battery should deliver at least five years of service.

What type of battery does Harley-Davidson use?

Lithium LiFe Batteries
The Harley-Davidson Lithium LiFe Batteries offer more than 2-times longer battery life and more cranking amps than standard AGM batteries.

What type of battery does Harley Davidson use?

Do I have to use a Harley battery?

While the Harley-Davidson bike is a high-end motorcycle, it cannot function properly without a battery. A battery is responsible for starting your engine and powering your lights, among other functions. If you have a Harley, you need a quality battery so you can enjoy it without worry.

How do I disconnect my Harley battery without alarm?

Re: How to remove the battery without alarm going off? Have the Fob near the bike and turn on the ignition then turn it off. This should reset the alarm.

How do you remove a Dyna Wide Glide seat?

How to Remove the Seat From a Dyna Wide Glide

  1. Unscrew the seat bolt from between the sissy bar’s legs, positioned on a bracket above the rear fender, using a Phillips screwdriver.
  2. Lift the rear of the seat upward slightly to provide clearance above the rear fender.

How much does a Harley battery cost?

Harley Battery Pricing $100 to $150: Most decent quality batteries fall in this range. They will have recent manufacture dates and high-quality materials used for production. The exact price will depend on the brand, size, and power. $150 to $300: Batteries in this range tend to be OEM batteries.

Where is the battery located on a motorcycle?

On almost all motorcycles the battery is located under the rider’s seat / saddle. To gain access to the motorcycle battery you will most likely need to first remove the saddle. A key lock is often located somewhere around the saddle. Once you turn the key the saddle will release and you will see it pop up slightly.

How to replace the battery in a Harley Ultra Classic?

Tighten the clamp bolt with a T-40 Torx. Hold the seat ion position with the rear elevated and push down while pushing forward on the front of the seat to engage it in the frame. Pad the hardware on the rear of the seat and push the seat down into position.

What kind of battery does a Harley Davidson use?

Harley-Davidson Ultra Classic motorcycles are air-cooled, all-aluminum, 45-degree V-twin bikes with classic looks and styling. Their starting system is operated by a powerful 12-volt motorcycle battery. Although there have been wonderful advances in battery technology, these batteries typically have a lifespan of 18 to 24 months.

Most motorcycle batteries are located under the seat, so the first step to replace the battery is to remove the seat. Once the seat is removed you have access to the battery. Before you install the new battery, make sure the battery cables are clean and free of battery corrosion.

How do you remove a battery from a car?

Use your hand to pad the hardware at the back of the seat to prevent damage to the passenger backrest pad. Pull the seat rearward when the back of the seat has cleared the tour pack. Lift the seat all of the way off the frame. Disconnect the negative terminal of the battery, using a 10-mm open-end wrench.