How to install LED Headlights - Video


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How to install LED Headlights - Video

Post by WingAdmin » Mon Feb 13, 2017 9:12 am



User waituntilthebeep produced these excellent videos showing the installation process on his 2012 GL1800, along with a problem he encountered with the instructions - and the solution:
waituntilthebeep wrote:I cranked out the videos. The first one is the basic installation stuff I did and the second shows the details of what I ran into as far as not being plug and play. I will ride with them for the first time in the dark tomorrow morning.

The Install




The modifications





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Re: How to install LED Headlights - Video

Post by wingpilot08 » Tue Feb 14, 2017 2:07 pm

waituntilthebeep...another stellar video! Good job!
08' GL1800-HPNA - Red 32,000+ miles
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Darkside #1720
bikes owned:
1975 CB550-4 final mileage unknown
1982 Yamaha 650 Maximum 30,000 miles
1987 Yamaha XVZ-1300 Venture 109,000 miles
1996 Honda GL1500-SE 210,000 miles

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1975 CB550-4 final mileage unknown
1982 Yamaha 650 Maximum 30,000 miles
1987 Yamaha XVZ-1300 Venture 109,000 miles
1996 Honda GL1500-SE 210,000 miles

Re: How to install LED Headlights - Video

Post by wingpilot08 » Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:08 am

Just purchased and installed the NEW SoCAL LED headlights which have corrected the issue you encountered. The new units are completely plug & play, no need to cut the H7 adapter from the bulbs. Included a spacer for proper fitment. Maybe next year I will also do my High beams!
08' GL1800-HPNA - Red 32,000+ miles
1988 Bunkhouse Trailer/Camper
Darkside #1720
bikes owned:
1975 CB550-4 final mileage unknown
1982 Yamaha 650 Maximum 30,000 miles
1987 Yamaha XVZ-1300 Venture 109,000 miles
1996 Honda GL1500-SE 210,000 miles

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