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Old 03-19-2008, 01:58 PM   #57
Solo Lobo
airhead or nothing
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Joined: Mar 2004
Location: Shoreline, WA
Oddometer: 9,056
Originally Posted by shinysideup
Can anyone tell me an "easy" way to get to the dash bulb that illuminates the speedo and tach on a airhead GSPD? I have cut the crap out of my hands, and can't get at it.
Pull off the side fairing(s) by removing the turnsignal, ts stalk, windhshield and the two mounts that thread into the sidefairings, the center allen bolt below the headlight, the allen next to that and the single small one inside the side fairing..... then you can reach in there and remove the two white knurled plastic nuts that hold the speedo and tach retainers in their places, remove the retainers, and pull up on the speed and tach to remove...

make sure to do all of the idiot lights while you are in there as well, and check the bottom "foot" of the plastic headlight support as the do crack and give way...
"punk rocks what it's all about" - J. Strummer

Originally Posted by Stagehand
your bike is suitably dirty. Well done.
So I sold my GS and went shopping for a G/S!
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