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Old 06-07-2018, 10:06 AM
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Electrical issue

Hi guys. A friend of mine rides a mid 80's Honda 750. When he gets on the throttle the tail light goes off. Any thoughts?

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Old 06-07-2018, 05:08 PM
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Old 06-09-2018, 12:02 PM
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Sounds like a loose connection. I would start at the tail light bulb and itís ground.
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