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Old 11-17-2012, 03:17 PM
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Looking to revamp the front / real lights with a CD setup.

My question is on the turn signals... are the signals on the FLTRX consider the "duece" style?

I would like to replace the lense caps w/ these bullseye style caps...

http://www.customdynamics.com/harley...e_Lens-Smoked_

Aside from that... anyone have good / bad experience with CD? I loved Hutmos setup at SW2 if anyone had a chance to check those out!

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Old 11-17-2012, 04:24 PM
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I have CD front & rear plus 3 plazma rods & magic strobe. Luv their products and service. I get lots of compliments.
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Been dealing with CD for many years. Always a pleasure.

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Yes, these CD puppies are a great product with a lifetime warranty. Here's the link to the turn-signal LEDs:
http://www.customdynamics.com/harley...gnal_retro.htm
...and you want "Bullet Style".

I suggest you do all four corners (a LOT brighter than the stock incandescents). If you do go that route, then you'll also need a load equalizer:
http://www.customdynamics.com/loadequalizer.htm
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Yes, these CD puppies are a great product with a lifetime warranty. Here's the link to the turn-signal LEDs:
http://www.customdynamics.com/harley...gnal_retro.htm
...and you want "Bullet Style".

I suggest you do all four corners (a LOT brighter than the stock incandescents). If you do go that route, then you'll also need a load equalizer:
http://www.customdynamics.com/loadequalizer.htm

Better yet Biketronics Smart Equalizer. Completely plug n play, no heat and lifetime warranty.

Biketronics

I have a brand new one for sale for an FLTRX if you are interested. Only reason I am selling it is because I am getting an Ultra and it uses a different version of the SE.
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... anyone have good / bad experience with CD?
I installed 2 sets - one on the Road Glide, another on my wife's Sporty. Road Glide was the easiest. Here is my install thread:

http://www.roadglide.org/showthread....ustom+dynamics

I had one LED go out on one of the front turn signals - CD was quick to ship a new assembly out at no charge.

They are easy to install and are bright as hell.
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Better yet Biketronics Smart Equalizer. Completely plug n play, no heat and lifetime warranty.

Biketronics

I have a brand new one for sale for an FLTRX if you are interested. Only reason I am selling it is because I am getting an Ultra and it uses a different version of the SE.
There are indeed two different ways to "equalize" the load... simple resistive (gets hot) or solid-state (doesn't get hot).

Both types are shown on the page that link I provided goes to and for sure, the solid-state type is more expensive but a whole lot better for a bagger in my opinion too. Other scoots can sometimes locate the resistive type in a safe place though so CD offers a choice.
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Thanks for the information. Going to go with the kit with all 4 lights, load balancer, and lenses.

Any chance we get a forum discount?
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Thanks for the information. Going to go with the kit with all 4 lights, load balancer, and lenses.

Any chance we get a forum discount?
Eastern Performance is a Custom Dynamics retailer and can get Biketronics parts. Price will be cheaper than direct and free shipping.
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I did the front and rear turnsignal replacements as well as the rear brake light. I have had no problems at all and am very happy with the increased visibility. Everyone comments on the brightness. I am using the CD load equalizer with the HD turn/brake module for the rear turn signals.
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