Motorcycle USB Charger FAQ

Got a question about Quad Lock's Motorcycle USB Charger? Get your answer below.

Check out our Motorcycle USB Charger product page here.

This article covers the following topics (please click the topic to jump to the relevant section):


Q: Does the Motorcycle USB Charger draw current if left plugged into the battery?

A: The charger draws a current if there's a phone plugged into it, whether the bike is running or not. When a phone is not connected, the charger will not draw power.

Q: Will the Motorcycle USB Charger still work if water enters the USB port?

A: Yes, the USB port is IP68 rated which means it's water resistant up to a maximum depth of 1.5 metres for up to 30 minutes. The Moto USB charger as a whole is IP66 rated which can withstand high pressure water such as cleaning your bike, rain, dust and dirt. Any water sitting in the port will not affect charging.

Q: Is there a cover for the USB charging port?

A: No. there is no cover for the port opening. 

Q: What mounts is the Motorcycle USB Charger compatible with?

A: The USB charger is compatible with all Quad Lock Moto Mounts (Handlebar, Mirror or Fork Stem) and the 1" Ball Adaptor.

Q: Will the charger work with an input of 6V?

A: No, the Motorcycle USB charger requires 10V or higher.

Q: What is the input requirement for the Motorcycle USB Charger?

A: The input requirement for the Moto USB are 12V - 24V DC.

Q: I can't see a fuse on the Motorcycle USB Charger?

A: The USB charger has an inbuilt self-healing Polyfuse and Surge Protection. It also has Polarity Protection which prevents damage to the charger if wired up incorrectly.

Q: How does the charger connect to the mount?

A: The USB charger sits in between the lever head and the mount, as referenced in the diagram below.


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