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I have a set of LED indicators. I know i need a different relay but is it a 2 or 3 pin relay. The bike's a 1999 SV650s in the UK (if that makes a difference). And the relay box is under the seat by the battery, isn't it? Thanks!
 

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you don't need a relay, you need resistors. they go inline with the wiring to the LED indicator. Traditional bulbs draw more current then LEDs, the relay for the lights it set to sense the current draw of two traditional bulbs per side(ie left and right turn signals) when one traditional bulb burns out or breaks there is less current draw and the blinkers flash faster to let you know that. Well since LEDs draw less current the relay thinks one of your bulbs is dead and flashes faster. Unless it really bugs you or you've had Police "tell" you to fix it, i wouldn't worry about the faster flash rate, the way i see it it just makes you a little more visible to those 4 wheeled boxes they call cars. Cheers ;)

check these out on ebay.co.uk
 

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Ignore him, yes you want a 'non load sensitive electronic flasher relay' or something that fits that description :) 2 or 3 wire, it doesn't matter... most people use a 2 wire, but I was unable to find one initially and thus have a three wire one; the extra wire is just an earth that you need to ground to the chassis, so no biggy, tidier without it though :)

Resistors are gay balls... they get hot which means locating them out of the way (Where they can't melt things), they need to be off the correct size, and they mean more wiring. Pulling two wires from the fuse block and attaching them to the relay doesn't get any easier :) (that's the gen2 way, gen1 might be different, but it's still two wires from somehwere onto the new relay :)
 

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signaldynamics.com sells the electronic relays and has a nice write up for install in SV,
 

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just to correct myself i said the resistor goes inline, but according to the product on ebay it goes in parallel, either way the principal is the same
It's paralell. If you wire them right before the turn signals they just float under the fairing and don't melt anything. Also, your turn signals are never on for more than a few seconds anyway, I really don't think they have much chance to heat up.

Size is 10W, 10ohm, they cost $2 for 2 at radio shack.
 
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