Mystery plug connection - - K-Bikes.com - Excellence in Motion
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old May 14th, 2020, 7:30 am Thread Starter
Noob
 
Join Date: Mar 2020
Posts: 4
Mystery plug connection -

Please see attached photo of a open plug connection found on my 'New to me" 2007 K1200S.

I have been unsuccessful in identifying what might have been connected, and likely wont be travelling to the dealer, some 60 miles away, for months to come.

Also not finding a similar plug on my 2009 K1200LT
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	mystery plug.jpg
Views:	60
Size:	489.2 KB
ID:	26759  
Edorazio is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old May 14th, 2020, 8:11 am
Senior Member
 
Douglas M's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2018
Posts: 167
Garage
That's the power plug for the BMW GPS
Douglas M is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old May 16th, 2020, 11:52 pm
Rookie
 
jkaiser's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2019
Posts: 40
Agreed, that appears to be the GPS accessory plug. BMW sells a plug in dongle you can then wire into any accessory so long as it doesn't exceed the amp rating for the circuit (3amps or 5 amps??). Anyway, some people use it to wire up a USB charger for a phone, etc. If you're not going to use it, I'd recommend taping it up. The bike comes from the factory with a cap to seal the plug. If you're missing that cap it's likely someone had something plugged in at some point in the past.
jkaiser is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the K-Bikes.com - Excellence in Motion forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome