2008 harley softail Fatboy

Discussion in 'New Member Introduction' started by Hriender, Jul 31, 2013.

  1. Hriender

    Hriender New Member

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    I am having a series of problems with my harley.
    I wonder if anyone has had these issues and could advise me.
    Thanks in advance.
    1) My turn signals and my horn won't work. I put new switch housings on and I checked it before assembling it and it was worked fine.
    2) My Fuel gauge and speedometer do not work and my neutral light does not come on.

    Thanks again!
     
  2. Joyflyin

    Joyflyin Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator

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    My guess is that a wire got pinched when you were reassembling everything after the change. That is very easy to do, I had a similar problem on my deuce when I changed my switch caps & housings. :s

    There will be someone shortly that can offer a bit more technical assistance.
     
  3. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Welcome to the forum

    Best to start a new thread in the electrical forum detailing everything about the bike recent work done and all you have done so far to try and resolve the issue

    Brian
     
  4. Jack Klarich

    Jack Klarich Expert Member

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    Welcome to The Forum, as Joy said, recheck your wiring in the switch halves, dis connect the battery when doing electrical work, that way you will have NO surprises I would pay close attention to the run switch
     
  5. Hriender

    Hriender New Member

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    Thanks for that info. What about the neutral light not coming on and the fuel gauge and speedometer not working.

    Thanks
    Hans
     
  6. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    Welcome to the forum....
    Start a thread under electrical and you will reecieve more responses to your questions. Not many respond to new memeber introduction.....:s
     
  7. Dr. Dolittle

    Dr. Dolittle Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Welcome from Woodstock, Georgia, northwest of Atlanta!

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