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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old May 25th, 2011, 12:38 am Thread Starter
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I am looking at possibly adding this to the K1300gt as I noted some bikes with them on and they sure stood out. The site https://www.kisantech.com/view_produ...oduct=P115W-A6 asks if this bike is a Can-bus model ( this is my first BMW and I am not sure). Will this attachment affect warranty?
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old May 25th, 2011, 9:39 am
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I'm not sure this would work at all, assuming the bike is a Xenon headlight bike. Unless it can act on the high beams, which I believe would be incandescent.
At any rate, yes it is a Can-Bus bike.
I would tend to think it wouldn't affect the warranty, but ask the dealer.

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I would just get some lights mounted low on the forks and make the bike noticeable that way. Make the lighting a triangle and people see it.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old May 25th, 2011, 10:46 pm
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Motolights make the bike extremely visible during the day...

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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old May 26th, 2011, 5:15 am
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Motolights make the bike extremely visible during the day…
True enough, until one or both bulbs burn out, which seems to happen a bit to often.

A better bet for visibility to other road users would be some of the newer LED lights. Noticeably cheaper, good visibility, and last much longer.

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