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or does it ground through the body of the light? It would be appropiate here Ok the brake lights lights up and the tail lamp lights up so both filaments in the bulb light up so obviously the light bulb works Something to keep in mind though. Register FAQ Community Calendar Today's Posts Search Vendor DirectoryvBLive Touring Models Road King, Road King Custom, Road King Classic, Road Glide, Street Glide, Electra Glide, Electra Glide Classic, and Electra Glide Check This Out

Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter Reply With Quote 21st October 2011, 05:45 PM #2 aj26 Senior Biker Member # 228 Join Date Sep 2009 Location Sydneys Hills Posts Well technically they don't have polarity at all until the switch is closed, but at that point they become positive. All is well. Thanks man! http://cbr250.com/forums/cbr250-forum/6372-**solved**-my-brake-lights-dont-work.html

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smithbrl View Public Profile Find all posts by smithbrl #8 09-04-2011, 07:53 PM themensh Ultimate HDF Member Join Date: Aug 2007 Location: north of Daytona Posts: 5,180 Thanks: 0 Solution! . Paragon Premium Member Joined: Apr 4, 2011 Messages: 258 Gender: Male Location: Adelaide Ratings: +36 State: SA Motorbike(s): 2010 Honda CB1100 #1 Paragon, Jan 14, 2013 Hi, As background I have Motorcycle Brake Light Switch Wiring Diagram Obviously the running light still does not work, but all of this is really making no sense to me.

Time to get the old multimeter out. Rear Brake Light Not Working Motorcycle Reply With Quote 03-19-12, 12:26 PM #3 Trider Newbie Join Date Mar 2012 Posts 1 I bought my bike new and the dealer just didn't hook up the front brake light. I am assuming it has something to do with changing the battery over?

Not sure if this has anything to do with it.

If it did, it would light up Have you taken out the lamp and tested it on a spare battery or batteryloader? Harley Rear Brake Light Switch Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Google Search Go to Page... Register Now In order to be able to post messages on the Motorcycle Forum forums, you must first register. No solicitation.

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CodeBlueMedic is offline Quote Quick Reply post #5 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-25-2013, 08:31 PM Critter Retired twice: Navy and as a govt contractor Join Date: Dec 2012 i had similar issue where my running didn't work, turns out the 2nd filament was broken (thanks HiDesert). Motorcycle Front Brake Light Not Working Logged 73 cb500 Bons Posts: 97 Re: brake light stopped coming on with headlight it still comes on w/ brake « Reply #10 on: Aug 25, 2012, 16:37:55 » Right, now Motorcycle Front Brake Light Switch How can you have 2 filaments then? 2 wire light has one negative (the metal on the lamp) and one positive (the solder on the back), making 2 connections e.g. 2

The little spring in the switch doesn't seem to be up to the task. his comment is here phil01 Member Joined: May 11, 2012 Messages: 1,700 Gender: Male Occupation: New Home Sales Location: ADELAIDE Ratings: +210 State: SA Motorbike(s): xvs650a classic /rebel 250/ xvs 1100a #12 phil01, Jan 14, Attached Thumbnails gittles17 is offline Quote Quick Reply Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TriumphRat.net Advertisement post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 02-15-2009, 05:47 PM rodburner Senior Member Team OwnerMain It's possible it's a similar issue Like x 1 NOT4US Member Joined: Jun 20, 2011 Messages: 175 Gender: Male Location: Randwick, NSW Showcase Items: 1 Ratings: +13 State: NSW Motorbike(s): Motorcycle Rear Brake Light Switch

Brake Light not working using either foot or hand control Page 1 of 2 1 2 > P Thread Tools Search this Thread #1 09-04-2011, NJMadDog View Public Profile Find all posts by NJMadDog #2 09-04-2011, 07:12 PM Dionicio Outstanding HDF Member Join Date: Dec 2007 Location: El Paso, Texas Posts: 2,803 Thanks: 0 Dealer fixed it under warranty in less than an hour. this contact form your foot brake and hand brake will connect and go back to the light since the foot one works its going to be before that point.

Yeah, he is that kind of guy..When I picked the bike up from him, he kind of reminded me of "Sid" from Toy Story...Lots of cannibal looking project bikes and cars. Motorcycle Rear Brake Light Switch Adjustment The time now is 07:19 PM. Sounds like the rear switch circuit.

It is activated when you press down on the brake lever, a spring will pull down on a switch which activates the light.

I guess I needed a better ground. Okay I'll have a look for this common switch to the brake light ... Anyone had a similar problem and have some solution. Harley Front Brake Light Switch Please try again later.

The second time it failed with the brake light off all the time. CodeBlueMedic is offline Quote Quick Reply Reply vBulletin Message Cancel Changes Quick Reply The following errors occurred with your submission Okay Message: Options Quote message in reply? It has two filiments, one for the brake and the other is for the running light. navigate here I put on an after market light, and per suggestions here or somewhere, I touched the wires to the terminals until it all woeked before I did final connections.

Like x 2 Kernel Eaten by a Grue Member Joined: Apr 20, 2011 Messages: 3,437 Gender: Male Occupation: Undisclosed Location: Wagga Wagga, NSW Ratings: +188 State: NSW #20 Kernel, Jan 15, A little black button drmichealj View Public Profile Find all posts by drmichealj #7 09-04-2011, 07:44 PM smithbrl Road Warrior Join Date: Oct 2008 Location: Denham Springs, La Posts: Yes. Determine the cause of the blown fuse, fix, and try it again.

Whats weird is the tail light works when I turn the key to acc.