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xt600z no indicators

hi,can anyone tell me where my bike is earthed coz i don't no what to clean up, wire brush etc to make sure i have a good earth.thanks again mark
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The black wire from the battery goes to the frame after connecting inside the loom with all the other black wires that earth all the electrical components including the indicators. Can't remember where the connection with the frame is but it'll be via a thing that looks like thin washer with a black wire coming off it, that's what you need to make sure is making a good clean metal to metal contact. It'll probably be not far from the battery.
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under the seat

On my bike it´s under the seat,on a bracket welded to the frame behind the battery box.
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