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Default Rather own a Honda.Truth Sucks.

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Originally Posted by Maxeffort View Post
I think the Sportster has one of the better wiring jobs. All sealed connectors, well protected with loom and secured well. It’s a simple system. Problems usually trace back to a previous hack job from modifications.

If you think Sportster wiring is difficult, then you should try working on a Honda, BMW or even worse, Moto Guzzi.

On second thought, maybe you shouldn’t...
I doubt Id have spent the summer repairing a Honda than riding,Two sets of factory wires broke at Kill Switch are the same color code/switch wires all red.Its a H.D. made mess, cant even change a signal light without a 9 yard hassle and more break downs than I remember . Its all bring removed ,Ill install K,I,S,S, wiring.Ill be the first to admit Im low tech/no tech and I hate nanny tech.
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