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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-27-2015, 11:19 AM Thread Starter
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Default LRS Does Not Fit To Standard

So, I picked up a LRS off a user on here. I love it. I can hear the radio clear as day at 90+ mph, and I don't finish a long ride with a headache. There is only one thing I didn't like about it. t doesn't butt up against the fairing on the edges. I contacted LS to see if they had a solution. Their solution is to deal with it because it doesn't affect the performance.

I took measures into my own hands this morning. I have some old saddlebag seals off some aftermarket bags from my previous bike. They are grooved, and the windshield fits perfectly into said groove.

I loosened up the bolts on the shield, raised it bout 1/8" and slid a piece of that seal into both sides. The shield is now up against the fairing as desired. The rubber seal does not slide out, and I no longer need to worry about the shield digging into my dash.

I have attached a couple pics of what it looks like.
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 08-30-2015, 12:00 AM
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I love my LRS Shield. It seems to fit fine. Glad you were able to make it all work.

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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 11-16-2015, 05:30 AM
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I did something similar as Light did for my LRS windshield. I got some kitchen cabinet door bumpers that are about 3/8" round and about 1/8" high and self adhesive and placed them between the windshield and the fairing and the problem was solved. Didn't even need to take the windshield off to do so.

I noticed the windshield was starting to dig into the fairing and was starting to cause damage.

Overall though I'm very happy with the LRS shield!
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