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Post  RPILKY on Mon Mar 21, 2016 6:23 pm

Hi Dave,
I have wired my new lamp switch up and everything's working all right, but I have come to put the switch through the head lamp, but theirs a strong wire clip stopping the switch going right through, is this a sort of locating clip when I get it through ?

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Post  piston 197 on Mon Mar 21, 2016 6:57 pm

Yes , take clip off put switch through hole ( tight fit) wire clip goes on from underside to hold switch in place
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Post  kerabo on Mon Mar 21, 2016 7:39 pm

You will have learnt some new words by the time you get that clip on Very Happy

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Post  RPILKY on Tue Mar 22, 2016 6:52 pm

your not bloody joking still not done it, yet waiting for my younger friend to come tomorrow Evil or Very Mad

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Post  piston 197 on Tue Mar 22, 2016 6:55 pm

The switch is a very tight fit in the hole in the headlight, don't be afraid of using a half-round file to take a few thou off the hole to ease the switch in ! Better that than break the switch .
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Post  kerabo on Tue Mar 22, 2016 7:25 pm

Can I recomend a trial fit with the switch out. When you know how it goes mark it's position on the switch. I then found a long pair of pointed pliers good to position and push the spring. From memory the flats don't go on the longest flat section of the sitch.

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Post  RPILKY on Wed Mar 23, 2016 2:15 pm

Cheers Ken,
You cant beat youth and experience Thank to all for information,

Cheers Bob

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Post  kerabo on Wed Mar 23, 2016 6:12 pm

So you have it fitted.

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Post  RPILKY on Wed Mar 23, 2016 6:39 pm

Hi Ken,
My friend had it fitted in less than 10 mins,

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Post  kerabo on Wed Mar 23, 2016 6:40 pm

Well done

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