DR650SE Index Topic # 9 ELECTRICAL/LIGHTING
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04-16-2013, 10:17 AM
on the road o'dreams
Joined: Jan 2010
Location: Passing ADV Stalkers in California
Wow! Good work Dave! Those are the kind of mystery failures that can be very hard to pin down! Too few of us check our wiring looms for abrading against metal. I also see some wear on my loom up around the central frame tube around the steering head. In places I've wrapped a bit of bicycle tube in critical areas. Not noticed any abrading near the rectifier/regulator ... but will FOR SURE look in that area now.
This kind of thing could cause a fire ... and really ruin your whole day. So glad you got to it before any damage was done!
Plus One for good maintenance!
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