Like Reply (0 Likes) Take Action Report Reply Permalink Printer Friendly Format UruMember 7/26/1112:42 PM Is the speed sensor too far away from the magnet on the wheel? twitter: @curtismchale http://curtismchale.ca Like Reply (0 Likes) Take Action Report Reply Permalink Printer Friendly Format TheMattTrainMember 4/15/117:44 AM It's a wired computer. My Race Log travisdotn 2009-09-07 1:23 AM in reply to: #2381735Veteran 143Subject: RE: Cateye Strada intermittently reading zero cadence & MPHalso check the contacts for corrosion. It looks like there is some stuff around the edge of the speed contact point, not sure what it is. http://clearduplicatefiles.com/cateye-strada/cateye-strada-cadence-not-working.html
The wire loop must also be kept safe from contact with the tire, which will wear it through in just a few miles. Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... If you test with a continuity tester or ohmmeter, you should get continuity -- though not a complete short circuit -- regardless of magnet position. OP, assuming the wiring is intact, I'm skeptical there's anything wrong with your computer. http://forums.bicycling.com/topic/54635607123687666
If it is, rotate the wheel so that the magnet is next to the sensor. Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose Cateye Strada Wireless - spoke magnet setup made easy Dennis Kwok SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe149149 Loading... Tilting the computer forward or backward on the handlebar also can prevent it from responding to the sensor, by misaligning its internal antenna. and they have asked me to send the product for a replacement since it is in the 2-year warranty period.
If not, the wire is damaged, and the unit will only work intermittently at best. To get any reading at all with most wireless computers, the sensor must be installed on the front wheel. Please try again later. Cateye Strada Wireless Not Working Finally figured out there was a short somewhere in one of those wires, so I just bought a new harness directly from Cateye.
At least I'll be able to update the mileage when I get it fixed - nice feature. Cateye Strada Manual Pdf You could also remove it and dip it into a dishsoap/water bath. SIGMA SPORT 170,623 views 6:44 CatEye Velo Wireless Bike Speedometer - Duration: 3:33. http://forums.roadbikereview.com/beginners-corner/cateye-strada-cadence-bicycle-computer-cc-rd200-stopped-working-296985.html Turns out the alignment of the sensors was off.
Sensor on the right + Magnet on the left = not working TheDoctor, 17 Sep 2011 Top #4 smokeysmoo Guru Location: Bolton, Lancashire +1 for batteries if nothing else has Cateye Strada Cadence Review There's a troubleshooting section in the manual you may want to reference. Password Register Forgot Password? I've only had issues with the magnet after doing some maintenance.
Stay logged in CycleChat Cycling Forum Forums > Bikes and Cycling Forums > Bicycle Maintenance, Mechanics and Repairs > Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Media Media Quick Links If you remove the computer from its handlebar mount, you will find two metal contacts (three for units with cadence function). Cateye Strada Cadence Wireless Manual Cadence is a different wire. Cateye Strada Wired Manual But one symptom of a broken mount can be intermittent contact.
The Avocet sensor is not a magnetic switch, but a coil of wire. The fix would be to replace the mount and wiring assembly. anybody else experienced this ? have a peek here First, you need to understand how these units work.
They say they've redesigned it so it doesn't break, and indeed, mine hasn't broken in more than a year now. Cateye Cadence Sensor Strange Displays When the battery is replaced, power is restored to the computer. totalmountainbike 197,384 views 5:30 Sensoren installeren Cateye - Duration: 6:14.
OP, assuming the wiring is intact, I'm skeptical there's anything wrong with your computer. You could try manipulating the wires GENTLY (especially where they enter the mount) while keeping the wheel spinning. I wonder if the "bike guy" snagged it while working on the bike. Cateye Strada Wireless Not Registering Speed Up next Cateye Strada Cadence Bike Computer - Duration: 3:46.
Good job. The zip ties Cateye sends are generally poor quality and leaves a margin of error. On the Edge of Flatland. Check This Out I have sometimes used small button magnets from Radio Shack secured to the spokes with transparent tape.
Are they just not durable anymore, or are the "button" magnets more picky than the old style two-spoke band contact? I then realised I'd had the front wheel out...and put it back in the other way round. The time now is 08:07 PM. It showed speed when I had metal on the two contact points.
Category People & Blogs License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... Cateye's customer support has an excellent rep, so before sending the unit back, I suggest contacting them. short piece of bicycle cable, whatever. Then suddenly one day its not recording anything..
Thanks in advance. 2011 Specialized Secteur Elite. Click here. Sign in to report inappropriate content. Basically all it does is remove a thin oxide film that may be in place on the contacts.
I would suggest resetting the computer and then allowing it to re-find the sensor.I can almost guarantee it's one of those 3 things. Like Reply (0 Likes) Take Action Report Reply Permalink Printer Friendly Format TheMattTrainMember 4/15/111:01 PM I just cleaned it about as well as I can. You can try using compressed air to clear the contact. What symptoms does a dying battery have?
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