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Head and tail light stopped working

I have a 1979 Yamaha GT 80 that was working great but when I went to drive it home the head and tail light stopped working. They typically work fine with no battery but don't work even with a charged battery. Is there a fuse designated to running the lights from the engine or something like that? Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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  • ckcski Dec 05, 2008

    Thanks. Yeah, I opened it up and there were 2 fuses but only one connection. I changed the one that was in the reserve slot? But still no juice. Does it need 2 fuses? Is there something else that could have blown?



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Yes, there should be a fuse box under your seat in the battery compartment.

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