Who has a BAJA-DESIGNS Dual Sport kit on their 05 or 06 WR's

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  • MountainMax

Posted May 14, 2006 - 06:02 PM


I just done all the free type mods on my machine and while i had it apart i figured it's a good time to install the DS kit. Everything went well untill i found out i need dot4 brake fluid, none locally available..And most importantly, the rear signal lights look terrible...... they are installed 2" up and 2" back ( near the end and over the stock WR450 Sticker) and when i tightened them up they are pointing upwards at a very steep angle ( the angle the fender is) and looks horrible. I have tried to make some shims with flatwashers cut in half but that never worked, im not sure what else to do. Anyone have any ideas???

  • gdm

Posted May 14, 2006 - 07:51 PM


Use flush mount rear turn signals. :ride:

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  • Express

Posted May 14, 2006 - 07:58 PM


BD have 2 different styles of flashers, the stem type and a blister or bubble style. You can get either type at most shops and they will wire right in. I have mine mounted at a bit of an upward angle instead of being at a 45 degree angle. You will need to drill your holes into the square section of the fender or at a downward angle if your going in at the sticker area.

I have mine mounted a bit more closely towards the seat at the seat end of where my stickers were located. I angled mine up just for a bit more flex or give when the bike gets laid over.

Put a sticker over the holes you drilled and reposition them in a spot that gives you the look you originally wanted.... the only idea I can think of.

  • MountainMax

Posted May 15, 2006 - 12:52 PM


Thanks, the sticker trick may have to be the way to go for me, and i will try to find a better spot to mount them......

  • MountainMax

Posted May 17, 2006 - 07:07 PM


I got it figured out, using the same lights in the same locations, take a look at the pic, what do you think? I'm happy with it. I put electric tape around the lights and the fender while turning the lights down as much as i could, then i heated up the rubber mounts with a heat gun and let them cool in the downward position. removed the tape and they came out almowt perfectly even now, Gotta Lov it........

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