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Steve, Motorcycle Mechanic
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Experience:  30+ yrs. experience, MMI, HD technician, HD early, engine rebuild/performance, bike builder, kit bike program manager, CCI 2001-2004
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My gauges fog up (mostly my fuel gauge) when I first start

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my gauges fog up (mostly my fuel gauge) when I first start up my 04 electra glide classic. easy fix?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Motorcycle
Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.

unfortunately, it's not uncommon, depending on where you live.

it tends to be worse where the humidity is higher.....not so common in the desert.

it occurs from temperature changes inside the gauge. the light bulbs just get too hot, then condensation forms during the cool down after you park the bike.

LED replacement lamps may help.

Steve

Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.

let me know if you need more help.

if not, please leave a POSITIVE RATING.

thank you,

Steve