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I just received the cast dash and mount plate kit today but there wasn't any installation instructions with it. Does anyone know where I can get instructions for this kit or can assist me with this. I looked online nothing on you tube and nothing in the HD softail manual. Any assistance with this would be greatly appreciated.
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Faster project moving right along. Received the dash, speedometer, ignition switch dash mount plate kit and hardware. This is a test fit of the base mount plate, speedometer and ignition switch. Without installation instructions thought I would do my best to figure out the basic stuff. So did a test fit of the components unfortunately the dash did not fit so I have to return it to J&P cycles

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Right tank set to where it needs to be for final assembly. Need to Fab the mount brackets and then onto fuel lines and wiring.



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Got the final fabrication of the tank mounts finished and installed. Needs some touch up paint, then final tank assembly, ignition and light wiring, then fuel lines.

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Got the mock up and fabrication completed. I mounted the tanks in place Today. I think this is going to look great when finished.





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