Taillight Solutions????

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  • Guest_Guest_*

Posted May 24, 2001 - 04:38 PM


Can someone enlighten me as to a taillight to replace the monstrocity that is on my '96 650L???

  • ToddW

Posted May 25, 2001 - 02:30 AM


Replace it with a rear fender off of the same year XR600. Get the XR600 Fender & Taillight then call Baja Designs and get the Brakelight bulb holder for an XR600. Your bike will then look like a XR600 from the back but also have a brakelight. Be warned, this is NOT a d.o.t. approved lens but, I got away with it.

Check out this link his bike is done this way: http://member.aol.com/xr650rr/

  • Toe-Nee

Posted June 21, 2001 - 05:17 AM


Check out acerbis.com While searching for a tail/stop light for my 2001 XR650 I found a nice little unit that looks to fit an XR600. Now if I can find one to fit my bike, the 650 rear fender is flat like you'd see on a CR. The dual sport kit from Baja will work, but it looks bigger than what I want.

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  • Matt96xr6

Posted June 28, 2001 - 05:25 AM


Try FourStrokesOnly. They have a lot of conversion parts:

  • RonMcQ

Posted June 28, 2001 - 03:46 PM


Is anyone else having problems with brake light bulbs? Seems that everytime I make a freeway run with my Baja Designs XR400 the brake light goes. I'm feeling it's caused by the heavy vibration combination of a high rev motor and my knobbies (my fingers and seat are tingling afterward) rather than a rectifier problem. The light works around town but after the freeway run (without the brake being used) the brake light fillament is broke. I'd appreciate any ideas or helpful comments.

  • Matt96xr6

Posted June 28, 2001 - 03:49 PM


if you are getting that bad of vibration, check the rims. May have one out of balance.

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