Classic Motorcycle Electrics Manual


James Smith

Product Description

Even the most hands-on of classic bike enthusiasts will often shy away from working on their bike’s electrical system, believing they have neither the skill nor the knowledge for such work. Dr James Smith explains in Classic Motorcycle Electrics Manual that this need not be the case. Starting with basic electrical theory, the book demonstrates a wealth of electrical tips and techniques, providing a progressive and detailed guide to tasks ranging from simple repairs and upgrades, to completely rewiring a classic motorcycle. The book covers: Basic electrical theory

Correct usage of a multimeter

Comprehensive fault-finding techniques

Making good electrical connections

Fuses and circuit protection

Dynamo and alternator charging systems

Correct battery selection and maintenance

Improving lighting and installing LEDs

Selecting the right spark plug