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How do I wire in an extra brake light

My new top box has an integral brake light

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Hi,all you have to do is follow wires from brakelight to underneath the seat,get the the wires from the box and use electrical connectors that splise in to the wire so no need for cutting,you can get them from a spares shop.
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Hi Bryan, under the seat you schould be able to see a wiring harness coming out of the rear fender. With a test lite hooked to ground or negative side of battery turn on ignition and find the wire that lites up the test lite when the brakes are applied, then find the wire that lites up the test lite only when ignition is on and goes out when ignition is turned off this will be your tail lite. Splice into these and run them up to your new top box. Look in the bottom of the box for a hole that might already be there if not you will have to drill one to allow your new wires to run through. You also need a ground wire running from the top box to a ground on the frame or ground lug or negative side of the battery. This means you will have 3 wires running into the top box. good luck

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