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Unlike my 2003, the 2005 uses a dual filament bulb. I am assuming this is to act as a running light...except I don't see mine cone on when I switch the ignition on or start the motorcycle. Is there some trick to get them to activate?
 

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Could it be that someone has incorrectly put dual filament bulbs in the sockets?
I believe that not all years had running lights standard, therefore using single element bulbs. This is the case with my former '02 and current '04.
There was a ghetto mod here updating the standard turn signal to also have running lights.
 

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Checked out the wiring diagram in Clymers. The wire going for the turn signal running filament is also tied in with the low beam. I just turned the key on and noticed my low beam isn't coming on either. Traced it back to a blown fuse. I did an HID upgrade and had read that the 7.5A fuse is on the low end for that and will blow if the battery is low. Was having a bit of an issue with the battery lately but should. be corrected now. Just put a 10A fuse in. Will see how that does. Side lights worked like a charm.
 
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