Recent content by David G

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    Trek conduit steps system power reduction issues

    Update - Finally, some one figured out that the problem was a faulty speed sensor that told the computer I was going faster than I was , which basically made the assist cut off earlier than normal. While I have questions about why I was still getting assisted partially and it not cutting off...
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    Trek Super Commuter 7 - $3599

    I have heard great things about trek.. but my experience with my dealer has been terrible... they say , because their computer diagnostic shows no issues, that it's all in my head, they refuse to actually ride the bike to experience the issues, and say there's all these hoops to jump through...
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    How does cold weather effect battery performance and range ?

    Wow, that's less than i excpeted! I suspect my battery issues are due to whatever is causing the power issues then, because it's easily 75% reduction... or more... just last week I had 80% charge after a 4 mile ride from a full charge, my bike sat outside for 1 hour in 20° F and on the way...
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    How does cold weather effect battery performance and range ?

    I have seen things on insulating the battery, which i will do, but this sort of battery drain seems excessive.. im trying to see whats normal. I will check into neoprene.
  5. David G

    How does cold weather effect battery performance and range ?

    I posted another thread about my first e bike, a trek conduit, having power reduction issues, but i also am having major battery drain issues. I don't know if it's related to the power problems or if it's normal battery issues due to cold weather. ( A the problems started in October when temps...
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    Trek conduit steps system power reduction issues

    I bought a Trek Conduit , my first e bike, August 2018, and put 1500 miles in 2 months on it with no issues at all, in October it started not assisting as much as it had been, in every mode. On flat roads I'd normally get to 16-17 mph in eco with little effort and hit the 20 mph limiter...