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post #1 of 3 Old 03-26-2016, 06:19 PM Thread Starter
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V2 Turn Indicator (Question for the smart kids)

Objective 1: Convert my V2 turn indicators into running lights
Objective 2: Use LED bulbs
Question: Why not / How, reverse the indicator wiring such that the lights are always on and the flasher breaks the ground connection so they just blink "off" instead of blinking "on" ?

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post #2 of 3 Old 03-26-2016, 07:12 PM
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Just buy LED indicators for Yamaha MT-09 Tracer. They are what you need, front and rear ones (rears are red when not blinking).
Those indicators are not stock. They are sold as MT-09 Tracer OEM accessories at Yamaha dealers.

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Many places offer modules that swap flash function, leaving the lights on normally and flashing then when signalling. Blinker Genie for Run and Turn with LED Signals on Motorcycles ? Custom LED is one such place. The same site offers LED lamps that are a good idea as leaving incandescents on produces a lot of heat. You will also need a two connection LED friendly flasher.
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