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Old 11-15-2012, 04:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Headlight Spaghetti

Taking apart my headlight, I thought the internal wiring was overkill. Metal brackets, screws, metal wire ties, connector snap rivets, and a rubber boot.

I have taken apart headlights on 3 other bikes where the wires were basically shoved in and that's it.

I knew i wasn't going to put it back together exactly like stock but now, I'm thinking i will leave ALL that hardware out and just cram the wires in. I can't see a big issue doing it this way.

For those who have taken the headlight apart, how did you reassemble it?
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Old 11-15-2012, 04:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I have so far been putting all my wiring back in as tidy as factory, but those connections are beyond a PITA to work with attached to that bracket stuffed in the back of the headlight with my big paws.

I've got a brand new headlight and lamp now, and I'll be pulling my tank off and putting all those wire connections under my tank tied to the backbone shortly.
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Old 11-15-2012, 06:02 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Before my HID burned out and I reverted back to stock bulb, I had removed all the wire ties and rubber n crap. Just crammed everything back in. Rode in the rain a couple of times. No problems.
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Old 12-03-2012, 04:38 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i went with an aftermarket headlight and all the spaghetti is now tucked up and zip tied under my tank
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Old 12-03-2012, 04:57 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by heavywear View Post
i went with an aftermarket headlight and all the spaghetti is now tucked up and zip tied under my tank
Did the same
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