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Gauge visor 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
Wondered if anyone had a part # or information on the visor for the speedometer. I would like to find one for my 08 R*.

Do you take the trim off the tank to mount them?

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Re:Gauge visor 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
They stick on with dbl sided tape. I remember years ago someone posting they used a chrome 4" light bezel they bought at a truck stop and it looked just as good as the $60 speedo visor.
 
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Re:Gauge visor 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
Yea, that was me. Go to Loves or Pilot or any big chain truck stop and get the 4 inch guage visor. I glued mine on with super glue, lasted about a year before it fell off. I still have it, just never put it back on yet.


 
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Re:Gauge visor 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
Thanks for the replies. I was kind of hoping it would fit under the tank trim similar to the headlight visor. Not sure how fond I am of tape. I'll have to look around at those for trucks as well it seems.
 
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Re:Gauge visor 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
Put one on my ’09 back in 2013 and is still stuck on there.

No chrome pitting, or peeling either. Looks as good as the day I mounted it.
 
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Re:Gauge visor 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
Mine has been stuck on with the factory tape since 07.
 
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Re:Gauge visor 1 Month, 2 Weeks ago  
Bought my bike used and visor was already on speedo. I had to replace a couple speedo bulbs and found that the visor on my bike sits on speedo and held in place by the tank trim.. I can rotate mine around for ram air speedo cooling. Lol. Just thought I would mention that the mounting style you are looking for is available, but I have no clue where the previous owner got it. Good luck.
 
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