so I'm cruisin along coming back from Smish and all of a sudden all power to my bike starts to cut in and out...pull over to the side of the road twist the throttle and she keeps bogging out but idled fine, notice the neutral light flickering a bit so i shut er down,,,turn the key back on and there's nothin, zero power...pop the seat and the battery is fuckin smokin so what the fuck...battery is about 2-3 years old, just had it in the shop for a go over...was running great till that moment, shitty battery ? it should still run on the alternator no ? sorry new to bike stuff....anyone. 1990 VFR.
+ got wheeled by the feds an hour before ..... what a day.