A scrambler motorcycle tail light is an essential safety element for any two-wheeled vehicle.
It allows other road users to see you when you're ahead of them, which is particularly important when braking or engaging in evasive manoeuvres.
Scrambler motorcycle taillights are generally more rugged and durable than traditional taillights, as they are designed to withstand the harsh riding conditions encountered when riding off-road.
Why replace the rear light on a scrambler?
There are several reasons why you might want to replace the tail light on a scrambler motorcycle:
Faulty performance : If the rear light is not working properly, you may need to replace it to ensure your safety and that of other road users.
Customization : you might want to replace the stock taillight with one that has a more personal style or that better matches the style of your scrambler motorcycle.
Improved lighting : if you want better visibility, you could opt for a brighter rear light that will allow you to see better and be seen by other road users.
Wear : Taillights can wear out over time and become less effective, so it's best to replace them to avoid the risk of an accident
Upgrade for safety standards : If you want to adapt your motorcycle to current safety standards, you may need to replace the original rear light with a newer model that meets current standards.
Adaptation to driving conditions : Scrambler motorcycle taillights are designed to withstand the harsh riding conditions encountered when riding off-road, so it may be desirable to replace the original taillight with a more robust model to adapt to these conditions.
How to choose your rear light for a scrambler motorcycle?
Here are the specifications that REMMOTORCYCLE uses for choosing a rear light for your scrambler motorcycle:
Compliance with standards : Make sure that the rear light you choose meets the safety standards in force in your country.
The quality of manufacture : opt for a rear light made with high quality materials to ensure good resistance to shocks and wear.
Brightness : Choose a rear light that emits enough light to allow you to see better and to be seen by other road users.
The design : It is important to choose a rear light that matches the style of your scrambler motorcycle.
Sturdiness : Scrambler motorcycle taillights are subjected to harsh riding conditions, so it is important to choose a robust model to withstand vibrations and shocks.
Compatibility : Check that the rear light you choose is compatible with your motorcycle model and that it can be installed correctly.
Mounting options : Some scrambler bikes have specific mounting options, so it's important to check that the taillight you choose is suitable for those mounting options.
It is important to note that before replacing your scrambler led rear light, it is recommended to consult the user manual of your motorcycle to ensure that you choose the right model and to guide you in the installation.
How to install a led rear light for a scrambler motorcycle?
The installation of a scrambler motorcycle LED tail light may vary depending on the model of your motorcycle and the tail light you have chosen, here is a general example of the steps to follow for the installation of a motorcycle tail light vintage:
Prepare your tools : You will need a screwdriver, electrical insulating tape and or retractable thermos sheath, and electrical terminals.
Remove the original tail light : Remove the tail light cover using a screwdriver, then unplug the electric cable and remove the original tail light.
Connect the new LED tail light : Connect the cables of the new LED tail light to the cable connector. Use electrical insulating tape or heat shrink tubing to protect connections and prevent short circuits.
Install the new LED tail light : Place the new LED tail light back into the original tail light bracket, secure it in place using the original screws or fixings supplied with the new LED tail light.
Test the taillight : Turn on your motorcycle and check that the LED taillight is working properly.
Adjust the tilt : If necessary, adjust the tilt of the rear light so that it is perfectly aligned with the rest of the motorcycle.
It is important to note that before starting the installation, it is recommended to consult the user manual of your motorcycle to ensure that you choose the right model and to guide you through the installation.
It is also important to check that you have all the necessary tools and materials before starting the installation.
If you are not comfortable with your LED taillight installation, it is best to have an experienced mechanic work.
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