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  1. Light Bar & Relay Wiring

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    So I picked up this light bar kit from eBay. The kit came with only the parts and no wiring or assembly instructions. I can figure out the nuts-and-bolts of it, but I've been reading about the need to add a relay in order to save my starter switch. Does anyone have a wiring diagram, parts list...
  2. Urgent Help Electrical Issues! Starter?

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    NOTE: This issue was QUICKLY solved with the expert help of several totally awesome experts on this forum :mosh: Thanks a ton guys! ANOTHER NOTE: If you need a starter solenoid (relay) or a starter motor, use the resources at the end of this thread to save big money :) 2003 1800. So here it...
  3. One More Electical Question for Installing Radio and Amp

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    :doh: Ok so I am trying to figure out the best way to connect my radio/amp without harming my electrical system. Several years ago I put a power distribution block under the left side cover. I thought it was wired hot all the time and therefore, needed a relay to connect my radio. What I...
  4. Wiring for New Stereo and Amp in Fairing

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I read many posts on options for wiring new circuits but I still need some reassurance before I screw something up. I am adding a Reckless Fairing with a Sony Radio and Stage One Rockford Fosgate amp. I am concerned with power consumption and proper way to wire this system not as to ruin...
  5. No response from the starter button!

    *** The Shop ~ I NEED URGENT MOTORCYCLE HELP!! ***
    I have a problem that has been progressing over the last few months... When I hit the starter, the headlight turns off, but the starter doesn't turn, or make any noise at all. This happens for the first few tries, then suddenly, the bike will start just fine. I dont do anything to help it, I...
  6. Flasher Relay for 2008 'C'

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    I'm located in Australia, and am about to replace the standard indicators with LEDs, and can't seem to find a replacement flasher (7 pin) relay for 'C' 2006+ 1800s. Does anyone know where I can find one, or what I need to do to slow down the flash-rate? I found this: Load Equalizer « Bareass...
  7. Question Aux Power Relay Question

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Guys - I have installed Aux Power with a Relay and 3-circuit fuse panel. It works great and I use it to power my GPS, Radio, and Heated Grips. The control signal is tied to the ignition switch via the black/red wire at fuse panel. However, I would like to play the Radio without having the...
  8. rain and the starter relay switch

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Has anybody had an issue with heavy rains and the motor dying? Im not sure that it is the starter relay switch yet only cuz i poured 6 glasses of water on the 'area' and it kept running. At this point i am still confused. Hopefully somebody here has had the same problem and has fixed it....i...
  9. Question Electrical Problems...no start!

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Hi there, Had my 1300C out for a weekend ride, all was well. Just when I came back to put her in the garage I put her in gear with the stand still down (doh!!!) and it cut out as it should. However, I cannot get her started again. Initially, not even the console lights came on. However, after...
  10. wiring help, please....

    Chrome Parts / Misc
    I got the Show Chrome Accessories (Big Bike Parts) Elliptical Driving Light Kit - VTX 1300/1800 for my '06 1300 C. I installed them as instructed, and they worked just fine for a day or two, then they blew the fuse. The wire the fuse is on goes from the battery positive terminal, through the...
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