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2002 Xr200 headlight

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Somewhere i heard that the headlight from one of honda's other bikes works with this model. I can't remember which though. It was either one of the xr250s or an 80s xr200??? IS this true or did I just think I saw it somewhere? What would be the cheapest way to put a headlight on? I just trail ride so i don't need a tail light.  I know this topic have been asked so many times but i can't find what I saw about the other Honda light on the xr200

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I just used a cheap little aftermarket aux driving light made for cars... (55 watt halogen bulb) and a voltage regulator from a '94 polaris 440 indy trail.

 

Here's my thread with some helpful info that others gave me.

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and how much did the light cost? How does it perform vs. say the stock lighting of other motorcycles?

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I mounted the light to the fork top using one of the bolts to clamp the fork.

I actually mounted 2 lights, one on each fork, but the two 55 watt lights are too much so I had to unplug one.

It just makes for a spare if the one gives up the ghost while out on the trail.

I cut out 2 holes in the number plate for the lights to go through and mounted an on/off switch on the back of the number plate.

The set was $20 for the 2 lights, wiring and the switch.

The one light does a good job of lighting up the trail by itself.

It's pretty hard to tell from a video but it lets my son clip along pretty good in the pitch black.

 

The lights are something like these.

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