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Discussion in 'Technical' started by roadhogg, Jul 27, 2017.

  1. roadhogg

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    Hey just looking for some ideas for a problem or if anyone has experienced it before,the headlight on my 09 K9,the high beam light when you flip the switch on for it,it lights for a few seconds then goes out after flipping from low beam,any ideas,thanks
     
  2. bigkelk9

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    The indicator or the actual light
     
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    the indicator light or the high beam itself goes out after a few seconds? What type of bulb are you running?
     
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    stock bulb
     
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    Willing to bet ur light is going out.. if ur controls are operating as they should.. that's what's going on no doubt. Just happened to a buddy a few months back. I was with him when it happened
     
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    Replace the bulb as others stated
     
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    Also when you replace the bulb, crimp the connectors in the plug, so it fits tight. A loose connection will create heat and burn the plug.
     
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    High beam bad. Goes to low automatically.
     
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    Replace it with a daymaker..:old2: I'm a believer..
     
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    thanks all I resolved it
     
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    And replaced it with a daymaker???
     
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    Maybe you could explain how. It may help someone else out who is experiencing similar issues.
     
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    I was having a problem where I’d start the bike and the low beam would come and stay in. I’d hit the switch and nothing would happen. The indicator would slowly blink. I was told possible ehc issue. So I sent it off to be tested. I’m hoping that is what was causing it.


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    I just bought a 2003 Pitbull that the high beam wouldn't turn on. I narrowed it down to being the EHC (Thunder Heart). I spliced the wire before the EHC into the wire after and it now works. The blue high beam dash light even comes on after doing so.
     

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