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1Back to top Go down    Where to hook headlight relay on Sat Jun 10, 2017 3:56 am

nino


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I got headlight relay with two relays to hook somewhere. Problem is I dont know where: On metal, or some plastic section?
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2Back to top Go down    Re: Where to hook headlight relay on Sat Jun 10, 2017 6:30 am

Gaz

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Hi Nino, do you need an electrical diagram to connect the relays or some suggestion of where to mount the relays?

What version is your K100? RT, RS or standard (naked)?

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3Back to top Go down    Re: Where to hook headlight relay on Sat Jun 10, 2017 7:29 am

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If you're really just looking for somewhere to mount them, there's space next to the fusebox between it and the frame. A few people here have put the relays in that place.


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4Back to top Go down    Re: Where to hook headlight relay on Sat Jun 10, 2017 9:20 am

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I have k 100 RT. Headlight relay is for car with two H 4 connectors. Two relays hi/lo beam and two sockets. May I connect only one socket and isolate second not to cut relay whole set?
Relays position must be isolated from metal/ground, or not?
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5Back to top Go down    Re: Where to hook headlight relay on Sat Jun 10, 2017 6:13 pm

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By two sockets, I presume you mean 2 output tabs. As you say, use 1 and insulate the other.
The mount is always insulated from the connectors, so for electricity it doesn't matter where you mount them. Like Dai, I mounted mine on the outside of the relay box, 1 each side of the fuse block. It doesn't matter where they go, as long as the terminals aren't likely to be short circuited and the wires are easily routed.

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6Back to top Go down    Re: Where to hook headlight relay on Sat Jun 10, 2017 8:58 pm

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Problem solved, thanks. I attached relays in RT fairing just between windscreen and headlight. I cut and isolate second H 4 output tab. It works very well with standard 55/60 w H 4 bulb

    

7Back to top Go down    Re: Where to hook headlight relay on Sat Jun 10, 2017 9:32 pm

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Good job Nino. It will save you a repair job later on your hi/lo switch in left side switch block.

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