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07-31-2019 09:57 AM
Originally Posted by HerrDeacon View Post
No, I'm sorry, I wasn't referring to the work you've done but the factory license plate light. On my bike it is really loose and was just wondering if you could determine why this is the case since you've had this section removed and could see behind it.

It's rubber mounted like most of the current Honda range with the same lamp,
07-31-2019 06:10 AM
bownetheclown T C. I'll take close up picts and post so you can see. Welded aluminum angle to a hand formed piece of .09 aluminum plate. Use original mounting holes with longer bolts. Don.
07-29-2019 10:57 PM
Tiago Costa Greetings guys. Brownthecloun, as I observed the pictures of your bike in the tidy tail posts, I have noticed a curious thing. You have the rear fender plastics from the <=2018 AT, but your exhaust is from the 2016-2017 models. I happen to have an 2017 AT, and I want to do what you did with yours. Can describe what do you bought and did?

Best regards and better adventures
07-19-2019 06:19 PM
SkiddPlate <BTW, My light is wobbly as well>
I cut lengths of rubber fuel hose, slit them lengthwise on one side, slid them over the edges of the plastic surrounding the taillight above and below. No more wobbly. Here's pix of my AQ kit from an older thread.
07-19-2019 01:26 PM
Tuono07 I've done that on a few of my sport bikes over the years but after having the AT off road and seeing how much crud is on the inside of the lower tail section I decided to leave it on.
keeps a lot of the mud dirt and crud off the back of the bike.

BTW, My light is wobbly as well>
07-19-2019 06:34 AM
Originally Posted by Rikki Rockett View Post
For now, I simply decided to cut the SOB off!
I take it you canít get the brackets mounted to the plate off?
I got a locking stash box on mine, got the paperwork for the bike in a ziplock baggy stored in it..
07-19-2019 12:02 AM
SkiddPlate Tidy tail
06-11-2019 10:22 PM
Poor man's tail tidy!

Guess its just personal preferance

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06-11-2019 08:01 PM
Originally Posted by awarsi View Post
Best question in this thread!!
05-30-2019 09:12 AM
bownetheclown Guess what, your right. Wife and I hit a bump. Bang! Broke the bottom of my cheap plate border. Luckily it's was a paper plate. Now to re-modify.
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