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  1. louder horn on a 650?

    Transalp
    has anyone fitted a louder horn to the 650? i know there are plenty available to buy, but... the space where the horn is located is a bit tight so i am not sure which ones will physically fit anyone? (although i do realise i am only one of about 6 people who use this forum!)
  2. Neutral light and horn suddenly not working ??

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi all. Currently building a street tracker from my old FMX. Just re assembling it and yesterday had all the idiot and horn working. Come back to it today and have lost the horn and neutral light ? Can’t find any duff wiring etc and visually checked the fuses. Any suggestions ? Jez
  3. Unusual electrical problem

    XL
    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...
  4. regulator rectifier

    XR
    Do you need to keep a regulator rectifier wired into the bike if you are not having lights horn indicators etc? New to this whole wiring business on motorbikes from what I can figure out the wires coming from it are for lighting mainly apart from a green which goes to earth and a red that goes...
  5. Newbie question

    Transalp
    Hi everyone I noted this today from the wiring coming out of the horn switch. Any suggestions on how to fix it or whether it needs fixing? Some friends suggested heat shrink tube or sugru. Would highly value your take on it. Thanks newbie rider!
  6. Snail Horns

    Transalp
    Has anyone fitted a pair of snail horns to an XL700 Transalp? If you have, any pictures of where you managed to squeeze them in? I'm trying to fit a pair, my old horn has gone quieter, but I really can't see where they'll fit.
  7. No back lights.

    Africa Twin
    Some kind chap just flagged me down and escorted me home with no rear lights at all either brake or rear light. I noticed the sidestand light is staying on, is this linked? it seems odd for both filaments to go at once, I have indicators and horn so it looks unlikely to be the fuse. Just this...
  8. XR250R lecky problem.

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi folks, I bought an ex mod 1996 XR250R, I've had all the mot work & engine work done, the problem is the lad cannot sort out the electrics on it to take it for an MOT, what happens is, the lights work, the indicators work the horn works, but not all at the same time, if I have the lights on...
  9. Horn Replacement on RD07a

    Africa Twin
    Looking to upgrade the standard horn with something that grabs one's attention a little better. Any suggestions, preferably without major mechanical or electrical work. Thanks
  10. Dommie Battery Voltage

    Dominator / FMX
    Dead Dommie, no lights nothing. Batt 12.8 volts disconnected. 2 volts connected with ignition on. Drops to 1 volt if i press horn etc. is the battery duff or could something else be causing this. Cheers.
  11. A half decent horn

    Transalp
    Afternoon All, I know this is a well discussed subject at times but I'm starting a light rebuild on my 'alp and need a horn (as the current unit squeaks) I know the stebel nautilus has been a go to for years but has anyone any other recommendations? Also where to buy a stebel nautilus now...
  12. Wanted: Xr 250R parts

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all I'm after a bulb holder for a xr250r 1996/7 I believe. Also the LHD switch gear for head light/horn control. Surrey based many thanks. 0773603356
  13. Dominator electrical problem (no lights)

    Dominator / FMX
    I have lost all power to lights, indicators and horn and cant figure out the problem. The brake light and the side stand light are fine. When I turn on the ignition, the bike starts fine; I have checked the fuses and they are all ok but I am not sure what to look for next. Are there any obvious...
  14. 83 xr350 wiring diagram

    XR
    Hi guys trying to find a wiring diagram for 83 xr350 need one with full wiring indicators horn lights ect i got a diagram but only has ligts and rear light. cheers smittty
  15. horn

    Africa Twin
    hi all i keep buying supposedly loud hooters for my bike but even though the last one was marked at 115db it just doesn't sound that loud with the engine running, any help/suggestions?
  16. Electrical xr 250 r 1996

    XR
    Help. I'm due an mot but my bike has decided to not work. The problem I'm having is the horn sounds weak checked and only have a couple of volts and the tail light goes dull, the instrument panels din. So I guess there's a fault some where but not sure where to start. It seems intermittent. Some...
  17. Ignition wiring

    Africa Twin
    Howzit, I've got a second hand 2000 twin, recently having problems with the ignition After inspection of the wiring I found that some wires has been cut and hanging loose two brown wires and a yellow one All other wires has also been cut and just twisted together, got the problem solved, just...
  18. Thorn in my side

    Chatter
    Heard Eurythimcs' "Thorn in my side" earlier today and it's being going round my head all day. Just watched the vid on youtube (never seen it before) and have been going from one vid to the next ever since. Class music is class music. :thumbup: Annie Lennox has THE most amazing voice ever...
  19. xr650r horn

    XR
    hi, just bought a 650r, which has no horn fitted, has the button on handlebars but cant find any wires anywhere has anyone fitted one to theres? is it a/c or d/c? cheers
  20. Blown fuse

    Transalp
    Hi folks. I have a problem with my 08 700TA. The fuse marked STOP/HORN keeps blowing, causing the stop light, horn and indicators not to work. I dont know what the indicators have got to do with it as they are on another fuse and that fuse is ok. and when you change the horn fuse it all works...
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