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Electrical Problem I have a 1998 ultra classic and when I start the bike the headlight high beam indicator stays on whether it's on high or low beam & the headlight doesn?t come on low beam. The spot lights will work when the switch is in the low beam position but when I switch to high beam the spots get real dim and the head light tries to come on but it's dim to. Another problem is the turn signals, when I turn them on they will not shut off automatically but other times they do work, intermittent.

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  • gliderider20 Dec 06, 2008

    I have the same problem, were you able to solve this yourself?

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Check ignition switch and wirring , may have a short. had similar problem on 84 ultra wirring at switch had shorted out on frame

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  • vheaslet10 May 24, 2012

    I have 12 volts going to the head light , all other lights are working just low beams are weak and high beam don't work

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