lighter connection

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lighter connection

Postby pepepeririri » Tue Feb 01, 2011 5:45 pm

How and where can i connect a lighter connection on goldwing 1100 ?

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Re: lighter connection

Postby MJSantos » Tue Feb 01, 2011 6:19 pm

The best place is to run the power lead with an inline fuse directly to the battery, the wiring harness on these machines are not heavy guage. The extra current can cause breakdown in it.

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Re: lighter connection

Postby WingAdmin » Wed Feb 02, 2011 9:50 am

Correct - and use at least 14 gauge wire, if you're intending to use it as a cigarette lighter (which can draw up to 15 amps).

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