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  1. Rugged Roads XRV Indicators question

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, If anybody has bought the indicators from rugged roads could you please tell me what bulb it uses, If it has the foam seal inside like the oem does ? And is the lens the same as the oem? If you could upload a photo of the rugged roads lens & bulb it would be great :) Here is one...
  2. Wanted: LED replacement bulb for rear tail light

    For Sale / Wanted
    Has anyone found a replacement for the Stanley 12v 21/5v (#34906-MBB-611) tail light bulb? I've been searching Amazon, eBay, AliExpress and Google with no luck. You can find single filament bulb replacements but the two filaments don't seem to exist. Thanks- Harry
  3. indicator flashing speed

    Africa Twin
    Hi, my newly bought RD07a has aftermarket indicators on it and they flsh quickly like normal one would if a bulb was out. Is there some way I can get around this withutnhaving tomsource some originals?
  4. Replace standard bulb position (12v 4W BA9s) in headlight to LED.

    Africa Twin
    One of my bulbs just was black inside, so I decide to replace both bulbs, but to something good and led :) I decide NOT to buy some cheap china crap, and was ready to pay. I make small issue, and found two companies Osram and Philips. Philips was better, but I didn't found this bulbs on ebay...
  5. volt meter

    Africa Twin
    On my last AT I had a volt meter that I bought from ebay that was basically a bulb in a rubber shroud that changed colour depending on the voltage. it was the perfect size to fill the space in the dash box that houses the lights for oil, neutral, highbeam, and indicaters. I have spent the...
  6. LED's Indicators

    Africa Twin
    Just a quick question i have fitted my LED indicators ,i have gone through the hazzard warning light syndrome ,bought a LED compatable flaher relay ,to find the indicators only work when i remove the dash light (indicator),so i bought a small t5 LED bulb for the dash display now the dash...
  7. XR400 and Cyclops LED H4 bulb

    I stupidly ordered a Cyclops H4 LED bulb (with rectifier/regulator) for my US model XR400 headlight and of course I can't mount it in the stock light assembly. Is there another XR headlight assembly (AU version?) that will accept H4 bulbs or an aftermarket option? Thanks! Here's the bulb...
  8. Unusual electrical problem

    Hi guys, New to the forum and hoping it will be very useful. I have a 1978 XL250 with an electrical issue i cant work out. My neutral light and horn will only work when the brake light is on. Also the back light isnt working at all. I have changed the rear bulb and checked the inline fuse...
  9. Moto-Discovery LED panel for Tail Light

    Africa Twin
    Hi All, I would like to replace the single-filament incandescent tail-light bulb in my Africa Twin with an LED panel. Does anyone have any experience of this one from Moto-Discovery in Greece ? I...
  10. rd04 front brake light....

    Africa Twin
    whilst backing June down a dark alley, i noticed the front brake light wasn't working. i replaced the switch with 2 new, & 1 off Dumbo, switched wires too. With the lights on & off, results - fully lit rear bulb then no lights when the lever is pulled in. Anyone have any ideas, before...
  11. Extra Tail,Stop and Number Plate light unit fitted

    Thought i would stick a couple of pictures up of the rear light unit i fitted during summer months for the darker nights, or if either bulb blows ? as a back up...£4-50p incl post ebay, from China....very effective safegaurd from nasties happening from the rear.... lights up the...
  12. where to find a voltometer like this

    I bought a voltometer for my old at a few years ago and want to buy another one for my new bike. the old one was just a bulb and it showed green when good and flashed different colours, amber and red depending on the state of the charging circuit see image, i put it in the bottom left of the...
  13. Hiss problem

    Bike 650 trannie.Headlight bulb replaced,now HISS light stays on all the time with ignition on.Flicking the kill switch on off makes no difference.Will crank over till doomsday with no results.Fiddled around with wireing under the clocks but no luck,What have i displaced.Any suggestions...
  14. Replacing headlight bulb

    Africa Twin
    Don't know what it is about the RD07A but every simple maintenance job turns into a frikkin nightmare! Trying to replace my headlight bulbs but the wiring connector won't come away from the 3 pins. Got to what I consider a safe level of brute force trying to pull them off given the bits of...
  15. headlight bub 700 va9

    Happy New Year everyone Just a quicky ive ordered a new headlight bulb is ita job to fit with big hands or can i get in ok .ive not even tried yet Thanks 700 va9 Neil
  16. RD04 headlamp bulb change

    Africa Twin
    Dip beam on the right head lamp has failed. main is ok and both filaments on the left are fine. is a bulb change as simple as pop the screen off, undo four bolts and remove the front fairing, or is it remove the side panel and dislocate your wrist to do it? Mr Haynes is blody useless o this...
  17. XL 650 Headlight Bulb Upgrade

    Hi Folks, I know this has been covered but I'd like to get a whiter bulb for my headlight but I can't seem to find one thats dip and main in one bulb. I may just be looking in the wrong places but just wondered if anyone knew of any. Thanks.:)
  18. Transalp 700 2012 front light upgrade

    Hi, I took the TA to work today, it was pretty glum, raining a bit and seemed to sap any power from my lights. I was wondering if there is an upgrade bulb to shed a bit more light on my journey. Also thinking of some extra lights but I don't want to look like one of those look at me twonks...
  19. How are RD04 headlights configured?

    Africa Twin
    Hi, I've got a US Transalp with Africa Twin parts on it. I'm pretty sure the headlights came from an RD04 or RD07. I think these are Euro-spec headlights. Here's what's on each lens: Right: Stanley D01-1981 (02083R20). Left: Stanley 5900 (0240R20), has a "city light" mini bulb in it...
  20. Headlamp wiring 600XL VH

    Hi Our recent purchase (a 1987 600XL VH) had some lights from a Kawasaki stuck on the front for some reason. I have bought an XL600 light from ebay and was wondering if anyone could help with a wiring question. The Kawasaki lights had a separate sidelight bulb at the bottom and consequently...