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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-13-2011, 07:05 PM Thread Starter
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my rear running lights are only working as turn indicators, headlight, taillight and both front turn signals and running light work fine. but the rear are only working as blinkers. I am pretty darn sure they always worked as running lights before but found this thread that says different.

https://www.vn750.com/forum/archive/i...p/t-16607.html

changed the fuse and it seemed good, am I crazy or do I have an issue, its an 86 by the way if it matters!

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rekeying locks, https://www.vn750.com/forum/showthread.php?t=7309

stator replacement walkthrough, https://www.vn750.com/forum/showthread.php?t=11369
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 08-13-2011, 07:44 PM
If only it had 6th gear..
 
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On mine only the front turns are also running lights. I thought that was normal unless at some point it was changed and dual bulbs were wired in. Pop a lens and look at you bulb. Then let us know if you actually are crazy or not
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my rear running lights are only working as turn indicators, headlight, taillight and both front turn signals and running light work fine. but the rear are only working as blinkers. I am pretty darn sure they always worked as running lights before but found this thread that says different.

https://www.vn750.com/forum/archive/i...p/t-16607.html

changed the fuse and it seemed good, am I crazy or do I have an issue, its an 86 by the way if it matters!
Fronts act as runnng lights and blinkers. Rear are blinkers only. Crazy lol

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holy crap I could have swore the rear always ran, you think you know a bike. I guess this might explain why the front is a 3 wire system and the rear is only a two!

1986 vn 750 aka "Huck Farley"
42,000 miles
Rick's stator and rr
Tuxedo stator cover mod
pickup coil mod
dampers replaced
agm m/f battery
Harley sportster exhaust, degoated
Hid conversion
splines lubed
custom "vn750.com" grill cover
NGK Iridium spark plugs


acct to mcct mod https://www.vn750.com/forum/showthread.php?t=17917

rekeying locks, https://www.vn750.com/forum/showthread.php?t=7309

stator replacement walkthrough, https://www.vn750.com/forum/showthread.php?t=11369
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Ha ha! I love it. At least it's all fixed lol.
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