The accessory ACC612V connects all BC battery chargers up to 10 Amp directly to every type of cigar socket, whether it is a standard 12V socket (diameter 18 mm) or a BMW/Hella socket (DIN 4165 – diameter 12 mm), with no need to install any other cable on the vehicle.
Vehicles’ cigarette lighter sockets are normally used as a current output to recharge electronic devices, but the can often be exploited also as a current input for charging the vehicle’s battery: it is enough to verify that the 12V socket is on without ignition.
For the connection to a DIN.4165 BMW motorcycle socket, it is necessary to use a specific charger, compatible with the CAN-Bus system, like BC K900 EDGE or BC K900 EVO+.
In case a vehicle is not provided with a 12V socket, it is possible to purchase it among BC accessories.
An internal fuse protects from short circuit and most of all the system battery charger + cigar socket adapter is 100% safe for the control unit and other electronic equipment installed on your vehicle. Each product belonging to the family of BC battery chargers, in fact, is designed to avoid extra-current in the electrical system of the vehicle. This kind of permanent protection is essential to ensure the maximum safety, most of all while connecting the charger.