What could be causing my complete electrical failure?

by Gerard
(Yorkshire, England)

I've got No lights, No Horn...Nothing! I have a Pulse Zoom 125cc scooter, which is causing me a bit of bother.

It originally wouldn't start through the electric start, but the lights came on etc. and started (after a bit of persuading) with the kickstart.

I thought the battery didn't have enough juice so i charged it up but still couldn't quite turn over the starter.

So I disconnected the battery and saw the terminals had oxidized. Ive cleaned them up and replaced the battery however, now I've got nothing.

The lights (both front and back), the horn, indicators and even the fuel gauge doesn't work!

The bike is stored in my shed which (with the recent cold weather) may have caused the battery to lose its charge/die as a result. I just can't understand why after charging and cleaning the battery I'm left with less than I started (the fuse maybe?).

Any suggestions would be welcomed as I'm getting desperate.

Many Thanks,

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Jul 02, 2011
by: Anonymous

did you ever figure it out? mines doing the same

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