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OEM LED headlight too high with RR lvl 2 kit installed..
« on: November 08, 2018, 09:37:50 PM »
Hey inmates,

Been riding in Mexico and since there are virtually no lights on the highway, I've now noticed that my OEM headlights are aimed too high.  I've been getting flashed by oncoming traffic regularly.

Today, I tried to lower the aim as per owners manual.  Easy job but seems I've reached the maximum downward aim the OEM headlight will allow.  The lights are still high.

Just wondering if anyone else has had this issue due to the front of the bike being raised roughly 2" with RR upgrades.  Possible solutions?

Thanks.
« Last Edit: November 08, 2018, 09:46:08 PM by manray »

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Re: OEM LED headlight too high with RR lvl 2 kit installed..
« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2018, 06:53:16 PM »
Your rear suspension may need more preload, or the front may need less. I'm not sure if there is an adjustment for the LED headlight.
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Re: OEM LED headlight too high with RR lvl 2 kit installed..
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2018, 06:55:33 PM »
Thanks for the input.  JMO suggested the same.  I have a 2017 so there is an adjustment just below the headlight.

 


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