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Offline petruserasmus

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690 headlights dont go off
« on: February 02, 2020, 08:59:55 pm »
Hi everyone! I have a 2015 KTM 690 with a Omega 2nd Gen rally kit. We went out for a ride in the mountains today and where after I gave my bike a proper wash. After the wash, I started the bike to let it idle for a while. Since then the bikes headlight wont go off.... Does anyone know what causes this? Can it be the water from the wash? If so, where do I start looking? It is also just the bottom light which stays on. Which is even stranger....
 

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Re: 690 headlights dont go off
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2020, 06:34:18 pm »
disconnect the battery and let the electrical dry out , you may have some water in the ignition switch causing this , always take the key out of the switch when washing your bike , thats what the little flappy thing inside the ignition switch is for.
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Re: 690 headlights dont go off
« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2020, 06:39:59 pm »
Found this behind my light...





Have you opened it up to have a look?

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