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My Garmin zumo will not charge from my motorcycle but will

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My Garmin zumo will not charge from my motorcycle but will charge from the car
JA: What is the exact model of your Garmin? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Zumo 660 about 5 years old
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: The device ceased to draw power as the motorcycle was running, during a journey, didn't notice anything unusual before
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I've swapped the bike power cable with the car power cable but it will still not charge from the bike and I've changed the 2 amp micro fuze in the bike cable
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: There appears to be power in the bike cable as it is connected via a socket connector with an led
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  technicalcat replied 7 months ago.

Hello, and thank you for using this service.
I will help you now.

Have you checked voltage at the lighter socket on the bike?