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Hold the probes of the tester against the two contacts in the handlebar mount. (if there are three contacts, one of them is just for the wheel sensor, another is just Make sure the magnet is passing the sensor within the correct range. I replaced the battery and reformatted it to the correct wheel size. May 2, 2008 at 3:27 pm #96914 tri-acParticipant keep futzing with it (it'll come back)…that's all you'd be paying them to do i had this problem with my polar bike computer. Source

Worked a bit better but still had some strange speed readings, like 10KMh going downhill on Swanston St, then a quick change to 32KMh. This is the most common thing.2.) The batteries that come in the sensor have a bad habit of being old. It stays at 0 MPH. A misaligned magnet can also result in odd or doubled readings -- see the article on that topic.

Cateye Strada Wireless Not Registering Speed but recently epoxied mine to the blade spoke due to it twice removing itself on the road. I've only just changed the batteries in one of them. I replaced the battery in the sensor and went ahead and replaced the one in the computer.

I use a Maplins small rare Earth magnet, very powerful and small... I am having trouble getting a signal transmitted to the computer. biker jk Posts: 5094 Joined: Tue Nov 17, 2009 6:18 pm Location: Sydney Re: Cateye Strada Wireless issues Quote Postby biker jk » Mon Jul 29, 2013 4:46 pm Mozzar wrote:The Cateye Wheel Size Chart Gives me an indication as to whether I'm going above or below my average speed.

Forum rules Post Reply Print view Search Advanced search 14 posts • Page 1 of 1 jetsstar1 Posts: 47 Joined: Wed Sep 16, 2009 08:16 am Cat eye Wireless computer problems Cateye Strada Wireless Manual The magnet is still on the spokes (i did wonder if it had fallen off), the readery thing is still there, you can scroll through the various modes fine, the clock All Rights Reserved. A cycling computer, or speedo really, is supposed to record the whole distance not 95% or whatever.

These are easy to align, but they also may rotate around a spoke, so the sensor does not respond. Cateye Strada Cadence This can be tested by turning the wheel so that one of the magnets on the ring is next to the sensor. Hold the magnet right up against the sensor on the same side of the sensor that the wheel magnet would normally be on. Have a fiddle with the positions of everything, lift the front wheel up push it forward fast and see if you get a reading.

Cateye Strada Wireless Manual

Genuine Cateye batteries, which are no longer available, came with a special little piece of thin plastic that can be inserted between the two batteries and then yanked out to establish The wired ones only have problems when the cable is old and damaged, connections dirty or head unit damaged, other then that they usually work better then wireless computers.We had six Cateye Strada Wireless Not Registering Speed The computer is mounted on the stem and if I move the light out towards the shifters the problem goes away. Cateye Strada Manual Staff Member Location: South Manchester Smokey is right about avoiding the high street.

This can be a special problem on a recumbent. I still have some issues even when I test the computer on my bike on a repair stand. You will need to try different combinations to discover which is which by trial and error.) Turn the wheel so that the magnet is away from the sensor. But if not, it's just a watch battery.Let us know if any of that fixes it.My Race Log fausto 2009-09-01 8:54 AM in reply to: #2381735Member 86 Columbia, MDSubject: RE: Cateye Cateye Strada Wireless Resync

JCMy Race Log JC in Cinci 2009-09-01 8:17 AM in reply to: #2381735Veteran 284Subject: RE: Cateye Strada intermittently reading zero cadence & MPHBTW, if the Strada doesn't have the metal contacts, Cargando... FCN 2-4."What happens when the hammer goes down, kids?""It stays down, Daddy.""Exactly." Top OFFWEGO Posts: 1 Joined: Thu Sep 30, 2010 04:36 am Cateye Problems Quote Postby OFFWEGO » Thu Sep have a peek here As the 20-pole magnet ring rotates past the coil in the sensor, a small electric current is generated.

The magnet appears to be in the sensor zone and I still get nothing. Cateye Strada Slim Setup Monsieur Remings, 19 Sep 2011 Top #8 fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It! Alain Miller 55.721 visualizaciones 3:48 Cateye Padrone PA100 Wireless Bicycle Computer - Duración: 2:09.

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Then slide it back on. I did a temporary fix myself by moving the light as far to the left as I could (i.e. If you test with a continuity tester or ohmmeter, you should get continuity -- though not a complete short circuit -- regardless of magnet position. Cateye Strada Digital Wireless It might work at home where pairing has worked in the past.

I pulled up the centre contact so the battery almost jumps out when I open it up. If you can get the computer apart without destroying it (look for screws on the underside), and get it back together, then scoring the copper pad with a pencil eraser can It still only works inconsistently. Check This Out SIGMA SPORT 170.623 visualizaciones 6:44 Differences between a road bike and triathlon bike - Duración: 8:47.

If it is, rotate the wheel so that the magnet is next to the sensor. Then again I've had trouble with the wireless in an underground car park where mobile phones don't work so the issue is more than interference. Terms | Privacy Policy View profile Add to friends Go to training log Go to race log Send a message View album REGISTER TODAY DON'T SHOW THIS AGAIN CREATE MY ACCOUNT I have sometimes used small button magnets from Radio Shack secured to the spokes with transparent tape.

Geared2U 12.685 visualizaciones 6:34 Cateye - Double Wireless Setup - Duración: 3:44. pepecat Well-Known Member Location: Dodging the Buzes in Brum Hi I've had my cateye strada wireless for a while (it was a christmas present last year) and it's been fine. Iniciar sesión 153 22 ¿No te gusta este vídeo? The usual problems occur around the headset, where the wire can be pulled too hard if the handlebar is turned farther than usual.

Reply With Quote 06-24-2014 #2 sbvx67 mtbr member Reputation: Join Date Mar 2014 Posts 118 My sensor needs to be very close to the magnet to read reliably.Like less than an The wired ones only have problems when the cable is old and damaged, connections dirty or head unit damaged, other then that they usually work better then wireless computers.We had six There should be no continuity between the two contacts. Style CycleChat Contact Us Help Home Top RSS User Guidelines and Rules Privacy Policy Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. © Cycling Tribe - CycleChat cycling forum and bike community

Top saladfunky Posts: 93 Joined: Wed Mar 04, 2009 14:15 pm Quote Postby saladfunky » Tue Jan 19, 2010 14:24 pm Oh yes, I have a cateye wireless and then bought Mine got knocked a while back and refused to record anything until I'd put it back in the right place. The Avocet sensor can slide toward or away from the magnet ring on its racheted mounting. Annoying but at least the full beam works which is the main thing.

The wire should go up the fork blade to the front brake, and follow the brake cable to the handlebars, without being attached to the frame at all. The Hub Road cycling forum Road Buying Advice Road Beginners Road General FAQs Workshop Workshop FAQs Training, Fitness and Health Indoor This presses against a split copper pad on the computer's circuit board. or 2.

You will need a multimeter (volt-ohm-milliammeter) which can be purchased at your local Radio Shack for under $15. Neil Help I'm Being Oppressed Top cjcp Posts: 12502 Joined: Tue Dec 05, 2006 13:09 pm Quote Postby cjcp » Thu Jan 21, 2010 17:23 pm My Polaris light renders the