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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-23-2013, 10:15 PM Thread Starter
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Speaker grill install question

Hi Guys

I'm new here and have an opening question:

I'm installing a new pair of speaker grills in my 2002 Road Glide.
Has anybody replaced them before? The manual calls for an adhesive (3m 847).
I have the new grills and the adhesive and am ready to remove the fairing to begin the job. Is it pretty straight forward? Anything I need to watch out for?

I did not find anything doing a search but I might have missed it.

Thanks in advance. I hope to ride this guy until I'm done with my riding days since I'm 67.


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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-23-2013, 10:22 PM
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What you are doing is fairly straightfoward, putting the fairing back on can be challenge getting it all lined up right. I found it easier to reinstall if I removed the headlight assembly to allow my fat hands to fit inside to hang fairing on the hooks. Release the 3 green headlight adjusters and remove entir assembly, the simply push the green adjusters back in after fairing is on.

Welcome aboard, I see you dont live terribly far from where I work, if you need a hand just let me know and I can come by one afternoon after work.

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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-23-2013, 10:31 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks caboverbob for the quick response. I'll hit you up if I hit a snag but I think you answered my question.

Thanks again

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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-23-2013, 10:36 PM
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Welcome from BC. What COB said. Pretty straight forward especially with lights out

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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-23-2013, 11:40 PM Thread Starter
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Hi Brent376

Thanks for the welcome. This is going to be a great resource and I'm pretty excited.

Hopefully see you on the road sometime. B.C is quite a ways.

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