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I posted this question yesterday but I mentioned the wrong lights. My trunk Kuryakyn lights burn a little brighter whenever I apply my brakes. Is this normal or has anyone else had this happen to them? I took my time and followed the instructions exactly as they were printed when I installed them. Thanks in advance for any help or advice.
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The day i bought my 1800 new i had the dealer install the kury lights on trunk and saddle bag. I have the same thing as you described, this is normal with the extra draw in power. I dont mind , maybe a little more noticable for the guy behind you. If you followed the directions your good to go.
 

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If I remember right from when I installed mine, the trunk harness's had a 3rd wire, which would make sense, one for ground, one for brake and one for running lights. In any case, I think they are supposed to do that.

This is from the Kuryakyn web site:

Two circuit L.E.D.s function as both running and brake lights for a highly visible, long lasting light source that places a minimal draw on the electrical system.
 
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