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Can you use 240w offroad lights as headlights on a

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Can you use 240w...

Can you use 240w offroad lights as headlights on a motorcycle

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the fuses? Have you checked the bulbs?

Can you use 2 240w offroad lamps as headlights on a motorcycle

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1980 goldwing

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My son and i are in despute i say there to bright and woud be in high beam

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Theoretically you could, but it would require 2 relays to operate and then the alternator may not be able to keep up. It would be illegal in the united states even as a high beam.

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Hello, just wanting to follow up and see if I could be of any further assistance?

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