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Old 02-08-2008, 07:05 PM   #1
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I have 14.4 volts at battery but only 12.7 athead light. is that normal?
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Old 02-08-2008, 08:25 PM   #2
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yeah no problem, to improve electricle conductivity I recommend soaking the headlight assembly including wiring connections in warm salt water for 3 days.....
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Old 02-08-2008, 08:48 PM   #3
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Dammit, Sarn - I thought we promised to try and be helpful!

Bob, a drop of a volt or two at the headlight is not unusual; it's a good-sized load.

And, to improve the conductivity, you should use COLD salt water!
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Ok OK.. SIR..... cold salt water....
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Old 02-08-2008, 10:37 PM   #5
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Here's a pretty good site by Will Turano (Milktree) that explains your problem:

Headlight relay harness for Honda NT650 Hawk GT

You may or may not own a Hawk like he uses for his example, but electrickery works the same-same........
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