Tech-Tips

Know your fuses. Don’t blow it.

Seems like every time I turn around, there is some new type of fuse. We are going to focus on the ones most commonly used in the powersports industry. Maxi. Used as the main fuse between the battery and the fuse box or large drain devices. ATC. Was the industry standard. Is losing favor to […]

Honda GL1800 Rear Harness Grounds

As any motorcycle ages, design defects begin to show.  Things the manufacturer can’t simulate in a few years of testing. One of those are 2 ground wires on the GL1800.  The first one is up behind the left fairing pocket.  The one we are going to discuss is the rear light feed. If your bike […]

Motorcycle Wire Color Codes

DISCLAIMER. Let’s get this out of the way, right meow. This listing is a GUIDE. If you don’t check before you connect, please list all your tools for sale on Craigslist. Check it before you wreck it!   BMW note – BMW is all over the map on tail and brake.  Especially on single wire […]

Trailer wiring. 4 wire? 5 wire? 6 wire?

        Let’s start here; trailer wiring can be confusing. Nothing is the same except you tow the trailer. Let’s talk about the differences in the 2 lighting types. ‘Domestic Lighting’ Aka 4 wire. This is where your turn signals and brake lights are combined on the same wire and bulb. ‘Import Lighting’ […]