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Offline GeofftheChef

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REPLACE OEM HORN
« on: July 19, 2019, 08:22:37 PM »
Has anyone changed the horn ?
Is it a straight forward job and what is recommended.
Id just like it to be a big loud blast to suit the big CT.

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Re: REPLACE OEM HORN
« Reply #1 on: July 19, 2019, 10:09:01 PM »
Removal is a breeze.  Two wires and one bolt, all with easy access.  Installation of the aftermarket replacement might not be so easy.  I guess choose carefully on the horn itself.  And I agree it is worth changing. 

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Offline Superjeap

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Re: REPLACE OEM HORN
« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2019, 09:55:27 AM »
There isnt much space to replace the horn if you want it in the same spot.
So I bought very loud dual tone snail horns (130dB), placed one on the left and one on the right side under the fairings.
They still have to be compact so a Stebel nautilus wasnt an option. The only horn I could find was a China one, normally dont like the crapy quality but it is still working very well.
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Re: REPLACE OEM HORN
« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2019, 07:46:15 PM »

I've put a Denali Mini Sound Bomb in place of the OEM horn. Easy to swap over. :046:

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Re: REPLACE OEM HORN
« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2019, 09:06:01 PM »
I did the Stebel Nautilus Compact in the under left fairing.  Tight fit but a perfect location.
Used relay for power,  original wiring to activation.