Fitting headlight on/off switch

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Motorcycle: 1982 GL1100 Standard

Fitting headlight on/off switch

Post by Fab » Mon Aug 27, 2012 2:31 pm

I have an `82 GL1100 Standard that is a US import. It has the lights coming on with the ignition. I want to ride with the lights off.Is it possible to fit a UK model right hand switch gear with a lights on/off switch to enable this, or will I have to modify the wiring loom?


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Re: Fitting headlight on/off switch

Post by virgilmobile » Mon Aug 27, 2012 3:19 pm

I don't see why not.I'd get the wiring diagram first so you can identify the wires.There's just the one feed wire from the start button. that would go to the lamp kill switch.

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