All rights reserved. Just bought one for my wife, and no problems either. However you said the computer was covered in snow and this when it melts is water and that could be the problem on the terminals of the computer. I've been a big Cateye fan forever, and my C2s have been great. have a peek here
Loading... Up next Installing Cateye Wireless Computer on the ElliptiGO Arc - Duration: 6:08. YourTechGuide 144,506 views 3:33 Review: Cateye Strada wireless bike computer - Duration: 4:32. If either the magnet of the sensor is too far away or at a wierd angle it won't pick up the signal. http://www.sheldonbrown.com/cyclecomputer-troubleshoot.html
If cleaning the contacts doesn't restore normal operation. On the nth try, just as I was winding up to throw it against the wall, it rebooted. Do all clear operation. (All Clear a ). Please try the request again.
Battery 3. We would like to hear from you. Last edited by Nat; 03-19-2004 at 06:25 AM. Cateye Urban Wireless Not Working Transcript The interactive transcript could not be loaded.
Many Cateye Solars have been discarded as defective, when they only need to have the batteries re-installed correctly. Cateye Strada Wireless Not Registering Speed Keith Oates, 30 Nov 2010 Top #6 dave r The Little Diesel Location: Holbrooks Coventry I've got an old cateye and its been working fine in the cold weather, down as Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Community Member List Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders Who's Online Gallery Classifieds Latest Posts Forum Guidelines Advanced Search Forum Repeat this test for each of the four magnets.
Each of the lines on the magnet is located at a pole of the magnet. Bicycle Speedometer Not Working I know that it has been cold and when I got to work the other day after riding down a track full of snow the bike looked like an ice cube! The most common problems are fairly easy to fix. TheBellGarage 461,505 views 4:11 How To Install A Bicycle Computer - Duration: 8:36.
I've had both batteries tested (a little weak but still in the green zone), and have checked the placement of the transmitter and wheel magnet. http://forums.roadbikereview.com/general-cycling-discussion/cateye-cordless-7-troubleshooting-help-please-2698.html Cateye Mate The Cateye Mate uses four magnets mounted on a ring. Cateye Strada Wireless Not Working Reply With Quote 03-19-2004 #9 polhero Polhero Reputation: Join Date Mar 2004 Posts 11 Try Adjusting the angle of the magnet I had this happen on a recent MTB ride; I Cat Eye Bike Computer Troubleshooting What the hell.
I also had to spend some time getting the magnet in just the right spot to line up with the sensor for the unit to work properly. http://haiteq.com/not-working/cateye-cycle-computer-not-working.php The midpoint between these lines is not magnetized. you can check the wiring and magnet alignment with your ohmmeter or continuity tester. Is there something else I should inspect, or Is it time to get a new computer? Cateye Micro Wireless Instructions
This is a particularly common problem with the Cateye Solar, which has very tight spring contacts and uses two small batteries that are a bit hard to install. If you do, wiggle the wire a bit here and there and make sure that the continuity is maintained as the wire moves. Viewing 6 posts - 1 through 6 (of 6 total) Author Posts May 2, 2008 at 3:11 am #10459 jbird2131Participant Before I take my bike in to the LBS and ask http://haiteq.com/not-working/cateye-odometer-not-working.php Last year not only did they do that but they sent me a brand new unit....Cateye micro....Outstanding service with a phone call....I am running cateye on all my bikes now as
Now it works. Cateye Strada Wireless Manual The elapsed time is functioning fine. Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect Loading...
Problem is, C2 is discontinued. Generated Tue, 09 Aug 2016 20:45:49 GMT by s_rh7 (squid/3.5.20) ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.10/ Connection if I was going 20, it would show 20, 10, 15, 20, 5, 0, 20, 10, 15, 20.) Clearly, it was missing some proportion of the magnet passes like 1/4, 2/4 Cateye Strada Wireless Resync Is the computer installed at the correct angle?
Reply With Quote 05-10-2007 #24 Ranulf WolfSage RoadBikeReview Member Reputation: Join Date May 2007 Posts 1 Originally Posted by Broomwagon Thanks, I called Cateye this morning and their Customer Service Rep I had two of mine go bad this year and the shop gave me replacement sending units (not the computer part) and they work fine now. The time now is 08:07 PM. http://haiteq.com/not-working/cateye-v3-odometer-not-working.php ElliptiGO 19,322 views 6:08 Mounting Wireless & Wired Cycling Computers - Duration: 4:11.
By gtown in forum General Cycling Discussion Replies: 18 Last Post: 02-10-2004, 06:41 AM Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post I bought 3 C7s last year and one of them displayed the behavior you're describing. The latest cateye computer that I have on my commuter stops working when it is raining and the only solution I've found is to wrap some tape around the base of If you don't get a speed reading from all four, you need to re-position the sensor.
short piece of bicycle cable, whatever. Reply With Quote 03-21-2004 #17 Tower RoadBikeReview Member Reputation: Join Date Mar 2003 Posts 193 Originally Posted by Broomwagon Then I read this thread and now the stinking thing doesn't work. Another area of potential difficulty with-rear mount units is that wiring under the chainstay can be damaged by mounting the bike in some trainers. I tried holding the lcd screen closer to the magnet to see if it was too far away, but it still read 0.
What does (All Clear a) mean? If you can what ones do you recommend best that don't short out/ thanks worldtraveller View Public Profile Find More Posts by worldtraveller 07-04-12, 10:32 AM #2 JPMacG Senior If you test with a continuity tester or ohmmeter, you should get continuity -- though not a complete short circuit -- regardless of magnet position. Plus, like tri-ac mentioned, that's all you'd be paying the "irritable wrenches" to do anyway.
I've checked both magnets, pressed the "all clear" button and set the thing up a second time and it still won't work. It would show my speed, then drop down to some multiple of that speed (eg. funnzie 1,518,445 views 37:01 Installing a Cycling Computer the Cool Way... - Duration: 5:05. Kivili G 42,805 views 8:35 CatEye VELO 5 Bike Computer, How To Install and Measure Wheel - Duration: 8:29.
Examine the terminals to see whether there is any corrosion. In cold weather, battery performance degrades. You can contact Cateye directly as well, but your shop should cover it for you. I must admit though I have only done about 500 miles on the bike in the 3 weeks that I have had it.
If the display is still blank, it is time to give up unless you are handy with a soldering iron. Replace it. Password Register Forgot Password? The elapsed time is functioning fine.