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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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Old 06-25-17, 10:09 PM   #28
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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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B&M I believe has hear you it was the cap cover on the remote button once wet it basically was done the new deal is a plug-in with quick disconnect USB cable pics after testing in the rain. I'm $400 and change into the luxos U tech its getting ugly but in the USA peter white cycles will soften the blow. Wind to your back always
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B&M I believe has heard you it was the cap cover on the remote button. Once wet, it basically was done. The new deal is a plug-in with quick disconnect USB cable. pics after testing in the rain. I'm $400 and change into the luxos U tech its getting ugly but in the USA peter white cycles will soften the blow. Wind to your back always
Thanks. I ordered from Germany the B&M rear dynamo light with the brake light and standlich functions. I believe it will be a better light that the original one from 2012, which has a light in the middle and not much else.
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I guess there is no hope for those of us with the original other than just to not use the button?
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I guess there is no hope for those of us with the original other than just to not use the button?
I believe that is correct, sadly.

The rear "brake" light arrived from Germany and works as advertised. Very cool, and brighter than the OEM dynamo rear TopLight.
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