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  1. Question Brake Light Stays on after installing New Front Brake Switch

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    Thank you in advance for your help! Brakes work But ...... Brake Light Stays on after installing New Front Brake Switch I ride a 2005 VTX 1300R. My rear brake light is working correctly when the foot brake is engaged. However, engaging the handbrake did not turn the light on. I Replaced the...
  2. Urgent Help 1800c no power

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Hey all -- Just installed a new OEM starter relay solenoid, turned the key, instrument panel lit up strong. Hit the kill switch, injectors engaged strong. Pushed the ignition button, got half a crank, then everything went dead. Did I blow a fuse? While installing the solenoid, I did arc from...
  3. Question horn switch broken

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    so, i have had my '07 1300c for a little over two years now, and it's happened every season. the first time i go to use the horn (seemingly always in an "emergency" situation"), something inside the switch breaks, and the horn no longer works. I'm wondering if anyone else has had this problem...
  4. Has anyone relocated the ignition switch?

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I apologize if this topic has already been raised, but I couldn't find it if it has. I was wondering if anyone has relocated the ignition switch to the handlebars? What was involved? How did you do it? Pics would be nice. thanks
  5. Urgent Help Brake Light Switches Ghosts

    Honda VTX 1800 Forums
    Hi group, I'm new to the forum (but not new to forums). I recently purchased a '06 VTX 1800N with Corbin hardbags, Honda windsheild and a custom paint job. The previous owner also through in a nice and complete VTX repair manual. I have a Battery Tender and lead from my old bike I planned on...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. Question Clutch switch (Will not start in gear)

    Honda VTX 1300 Forums
    I can not get my VTX1300C to start/crank over when it is in gear with the kickstand up. The kickstand works because it will stall if I put it down when in gear. I tested the clutch switch and it works fine. The odd thing is that the power source for the switch (coming from the start relay) only...