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#1 HANKG ONLINE  

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Posted December 02, 2013 - 04:33 PM

WONDERING ABOUT MY RECENTLY PURCHASED 1964 LANDLORD LIGHT SWITCH. SINCE IT DID NOT COME WITH ONE AND IS NOT SHOWN IN THE MANUALS.I DONT KNOW WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE OR HOW TO HOOK IT UP HAVE LIGHT BAR AND FRONT AND REAR LIGHTS FOR IT . DOES IT HOOK UP TO VOLTAGE REGULATOR ANY HELP WOULD BE APPRECIATED THANKS HANKG.



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Posted December 02, 2013 - 04:35 PM

Normal wiring for lights is:  Battery + >> Fuse >>  Switch >>> Lights (in parallel)  >> Ground.



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Posted December 02, 2013 - 08:58 PM

Yes, there is a terminal 'L' for lights, on the voltage regulator. 


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Posted December 03, 2013 - 08:20 AM

Go to simplicitymfg.com, Manuals(bottom of page) and put in 990318. Will pull up the light kit. shown with switches on lights. Hope that helps a little.


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Posted December 03, 2013 - 08:38 AM

Go to simplicitymfg.com, Manuals(bottom of page) and put in 990318. Will pull up the light kit. shown with switches on lights. Hope that helps a little.

 

He is correct....a '64 would have had the early light kit, with switches built into the lights themselves.  Later light kits offered the switch in the dash, and it was a toggle.  I don't recall seeing any oem light kit with a pull switch from this era.  It's likely many early machines were fitted with later light kits, and the dash switch.


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