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Old 06-18-17, 08:47 PM   #26
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My Luxos recently developed the same problem after the bike was left out in an unexpected deluge. The light is three years old and out of warranty, so I guess I am out of luck.
If you are game, try disconnecting the handlebar button (wire cutters?) and using the buttons on back ot the light. That's what I was going to do until I found out that the light was still under warranty, being short of 2 years purchased. That could be just a WAG, but you've got nothing to lose anyway.

OR, take apart the handlebar button and see what's corrupt in there, if that is where the problem actually is.
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I opened up the cover on the switch and let it dry out in my warm and dry garage over the weekend.

Everything works again, at least for now.

The problem with chopping off the switch is that I can no longer charge devices, which is one of the advantages of this light.
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I opened up the cover on the switch and let it dry out in my warm and dry garage over the weekend.

Everything works again, at least for now.

The problem with chopping off the switch is that I can no longer charge devices, which is one of the advantages of this light.
My Luxos also worked fine after drying out, the first time. After getting deluged again, it never dried out enough before I took it in for repair. Heh, I wonder if they just used a hair dryer to get it "fixed".

I guess if we have to ride in the rain, fashion a waterproof cover for the handlebar button that will prevent water from getting in.
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