Having an electric bike certainly requires different treatments compared to regular bikes. Therefore, there is battery power that you need to maintain the age of the electric bike last long and remain comfortable to use, for detail electric motorcycle. Let’s know how to care for the right electric bike battery so it does not get damaged the following!
Note Battery Type Electric Bike
Lead Acid Batteries
The price is relatively cheap and commonly used on computer CPU or starter power on the car. However, his age is relatively short and the stored power tends to be small.
These batteries are commonly encountered on Japanese-made electric bicycles in earlier times. Because the material is quite dangerous, if your bicycle has this type of battery should immediately replace with NiMH or Nickel Metal Hydride.
NiMh or Nickel Metal Hydride
Capacity is larger than Lead Acid Batteries and can be recharged more than 500 times. However, if recharged with the wrong voltage it can damage the contents up to 30%.
The most common type of lithium battery in electric bikes. This battery is also widely used for smartphones, MP3 players, and tablets. The price is relatively cheap with easy maintenance provided it is refilled with the right power.
Note Battery Capacity
Before recharging the battery on an electric bike, make it a habit to read the manual for battery capacity. Each battery has a different life cycle so do not overload it. For example, consider how fast the battery can be recharged or what voltage is required when charging the battery.
Note the Battery Charge Tool
Do not underestimate the wires and plugs that connect the battery to the mains. Make sure all the tools are working properly to avoid short circuit that can be dangerous.
Note Duration of Battery Charge Recharging
Do not over charge the battery to avoid charging leakage. Should not recharge the battery of an electric bike when not in use. If the battery is full, immediately unplug the connecting cable so that the battery is not too full.
For you who have an electric bike, always note the things above so that your electric bicycle is durable and not easily damaged. Good luck!