Simply print out the pages you need or print the entire manual as a whole!!! The first owner reversed polarity of the electrical system and fried the harness. With the start of the 79 model year bikes in Sept 78 the switch was made to the Rita ignition, a different alternator and the newer switch gear and Veglia clocks. All terminals were correct and the lengths in the harness were spot on ensuring a tidy job. Modern terminals are dimensioned to work specifically with modern, metric cable. Keep Your Motorcycle Running Smoothly.
Best would be an 'as-laid out' diagram, front to rear rather than a schematic style. Did you ask for one? Make sure the bike is completely cool before starting the installation. It is funny though that the pilot bulb never once blew from the same cause. It is specifically written for the do-it-yourselfer as well as the experienced mechanic. Converted it to disc brakes too. Good point on covering the 6 tab. With two separate relays, headlamp 'flash' works when dip is on.
Instant download Triumph Thunderbird 1600 Motorcycle Workshop Service Repair Manual, Fix it! Does it connect to anything? Make sure the bike is secure on center stand or ideally a service lift. It is this level of detail, along with hundreds of photos and illustrations, that guide the reader through each service and repair procedure. The significance of that is 35710 and 31788 can switch the pilot lamp off when the headlamp terminal 8 is on and vice versa; you don't have to use this feature on your bike but it's there if you want it. Without specific info concerning the Lucas components, I cannot be certain what to replace or not. Disengage chain from sprocket and hang over swing—use soft cloth to protect swing arm from scratches that will occur if you do not cover. Subsequently, I've found it much easier to make small changes - replace a damaged cable and add or remove cables to take account of changes. Re-install the fender assembly, rear cowling, seat and handle from steps 2-4.
Here are some simple diagrams that give the basic idea of what works for the Typanium Rectifier set up. B Motorcycle frame and handlebar 1 Remove travel trunk and seat. All the colors are right though. Doubtful that knock offs will be colour coded the same way so will have to be careful matching up connectors. What numbers on the switch poles do they go to? Regards, Re: 1978 t140e wiring harness.
That's because the 35710A switch doesn't have the same tab connectors as shown on either T140 wiring diagram. Since the wire runs back through he harness to who knows where and then reappears out the other side of the harness I could not get to the wiring. It should be in the range of 600 to 700 ohms. They crip on only to the insulation is that correct? I would pay extra for that either included or as an optional add-on. If you want to add cables and relays to supply the headlamp, it's easy to keep them separate from the standard harness. Lift seat from the rear and slide backwards to disengage tongue— collect all fasteners for re-assembly.
Every issue delivers exciting and evocative articles and photographs of the most brilliant, unusual and popular motorcycles ever made! When Meriden and Small Heath fitted the lighting toggle switch numbered 35710 or 31788 in the '68, '69 and '70 seasons:- a. Once you've decided which relays you want to use, I'll be happy to tell you which contact needs to be connected to what. Check out British motorcycles for sale: , Check out British motorcycles for sale: , Re: 1978 t140e wiring harness. If both wheels are raised chock the front wheel to prevent any weight shift when rear wheel is removed. Each manual provides step-by-step instructions based on the complete disassembly of the machine. However, I question the wisdom of advising that mod.
This is the same type of service manual your local dealer will use when doing a repair. These manuals are your number one source for repair and service information. Just print it out and take it with you into the garage or workshop. The other problem I also find, certainly on pattern '71-on harnesses, are they copy the original inadequate spec. Position the dresser rail to the frame and secure with six of the supplied M8 x 20 mm bolts four at the rear and one on either side at the front.
Keep Your Motorcycle Running Smoothly. That said, don't be surprised when you have to cut off the white pin connectors and replace them with bullets. Yes, it gives me the general idea. I have never worked with a relay. Also with the increased watt headlight bulbs, what for the headlight, and should that not be done using a relay? Take the oppurtunity to clean the forks,replace the oil seals and change the fork oil and inspect all the bits. If its not alright, its not the end.
Join wires to main wire harness using the supplied splice connectors and blue scotch locks. . The words used at 3. Use diagrams on page 3 for relay terminal 30 connection. Any pattern harness maker that can't at least do that deserves to fail.