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Cracked display I have 2 Sportster 4's. The one that works has a broken display. And the other one doesn't work, but a perfect display! Can I change the broken display with the good one!

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Re: cracked display

Sure, you can do this if you have great soldering skills. The contacts are very small and requiring precision soldering, but a successful soldering job would make for a successful repair. There is nothing specific about the displays so any display from a sportster 4 would work on any other. Have a great day!

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