Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum

HomeHome  GalleryGallery  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  

Display results as :
Rechercher Advanced Search
Latest topics
» Hello from Texas
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby GHM-PM Today at 6:03 am

» Hello (Again) From Arizona
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby GHM-PM Today at 5:59 am

» Hello from Devon, England
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby AzKicker Yesterday at 1:40 pm

» Corbin seat
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby AzKicker Mon Feb 26, 2024 11:25 pm

» end of my riding/driving amI
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby AzKicker Mon Feb 26, 2024 11:16 pm

» anyone know if antilock brakes
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby smellybeard Sun Feb 25, 2024 8:18 pm

» Selling my 02 Swing in Texas $1900
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby Jetset525 Tue Feb 13, 2024 11:38 am

» My 2nd Swing.. 4 months on
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby dovahkiin Tue Feb 13, 2024 3:34 am

» Tow Pac Trike Kit for Silverwing
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby Scottncol Sun Feb 11, 2024 11:30 am

» Headlight (Low and High) won't turn on
My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeby johnd Sun Feb 11, 2024 9:05 am

free forum


 My Batwing fix

Go down 
4 posters
Scooter Rider
Scooter Rider

Number of posts : 47
Location : So Cal, USA
Points : 2815
Registration date : 2016-08-24

My Batwing fix Empty
PostSubject: My Batwing fix   My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeFri Dec 06, 2019 9:11 pm

After removing this panel about a dozen times over the years, I finally broke a tab. So to save it and for easy removal, I used some thin aluminum, a bench vise, and some Velcro. I ground off both tabs.My Batwing fix F1e49d10
My Batwing fix 8114d510
My Batwing fix 777f3410
Back to top Go down
Visiting Curmudgeon

Number of posts : 4159
Location : York, North Yorkshire, England UK
Points : 9119
Registration date : 2010-11-16

My Batwing fix Empty
PostSubject: Re: My Batwing fix   My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeSat Dec 07, 2019 1:33 am

Those tabs really are a waste of time, I broke one on my Silver Wing after the screen garnish/batwing had been off and on a number of times. I was going to mess about with adhesives, Velcro ec, then I thought I bet the vast majority of Silver Wngs out there have at least one broken tab.

It didn't make any difference at all when the garnish was back on, and the broken tab is inside on a ledge which the new owner could mend it if he had the patience. Or he may have broken at least another one in the meantime.

Happily my Forza doesn't have have them or need them, two screws at the top, two screws under the garnish vent and the screen garnish comes right off. No brackets or captured nuts to drill holes for to fit a Givi screen either. OE screen off, and new screen on in a couple of minutes.
Back to top Go down
Maxi-Scooter Rider
Maxi-Scooter Rider

Number of posts : 126
Location : west of the Sahara
Points : 1749
Registration date : 2019-10-09

My Batwing fix Empty
PostSubject: Re: My Batwing fix   My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeSun Dec 08, 2019 9:53 pm

sounds pretty much like the Silver Wing GT aka SWT x00
Back to top Go down
Dale N.
Silver Wing Guru
Silver Wing Guru
Dale N.

Number of posts : 1978
Age : 77
Location : Princeton, MN
Points : 5784
Registration date : 2014-02-13

My Batwing fix Empty
PostSubject: Re: My Batwing fix   My Batwing fix I_icon_minitimeWed Dec 11, 2019 8:16 pm

I have never broken any of the tabs on my 08 SWing. They broke themselves...
Not my fault. That's my story and I'm sticking to it.
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content

My Batwing fix Empty
PostSubject: Re: My Batwing fix   My Batwing fix I_icon_minitime

Back to top Go down
My Batwing fix
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
» I now have a batwing

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Honda Silver Wing Scooter Forum :: Honda Silver Wing :: Accessories & Modifications-
Jump to: