Originally Posted by jc9995
I've been driving myself crazy for days now trying to decide if I can install some aux lights on my 06' f650gs. I bought some HID fog lights expecting them to consume 35w each....but they actually eat about 50w each. As you know oir bikes only have a 400w capacity minus all the other stuff....so I am concerned whether the bikes electrical system can handle the load.
My questions is; has anyone on here installed and run, driving or foglights? Any Problems? Any suggestions? Thanks.
We have an '11 G650GS and plugged in a heated jacket which uses 78 watts, coupled with a pair of gloves consuming 24 watts for the pair. The G650 wouldn't quite pull this load and discharged the battery.