Putting XL light on my XR600


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  • litng1

Posted October 11, 2007 - 12:20 AM

#1

I ordered a what looks to be a hologen light setup for my 92 XR600.Did the XL use the hologen light setup and the XR use a lesser light?
I had the shop look up the light setups and there where two choices to make.Anyone done this and is it easy to wire up?Thanks

  • cleonard

Posted October 11, 2007 - 08:53 AM

#2

The XR used a wimpy 35 watt incandescent bulb and the XL had a more proper bulb. H4 halogen I think and 55/65 watts. The stock XR stator is kind of weak. If your new headlight is an H4 there are many bulbs available. If it doesn't power the 55/65 bulb there is a 45/45 available that will work great.

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  • litng1

Posted October 11, 2007 - 10:06 PM

#3

Thanks for your reply.The XL setup has three wires coming from the bulb instead on two like on the XR.Im guessing extra wire for high low beam.Would I just double up the extra wire to make it high beam all the time?Thanks

  • litng1

Posted October 12, 2007 - 08:45 PM

#4

Just for anyone that wants to know.It was a 55/55 setup and it plug right in and works great.Its not at full brightness at idle but any speed its at full brightness and works good.





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