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    Gerbing Permanent Controller Install DIY

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    This DIY covers installing a Gerbing Permanent Controller on a KGT1300.

    Please note that the way I mounted the controller requires drilling of the side panel.

    It is a very straight foward connection process with or without a fuse panel.

    The connection process shown installs the controller to the Centech fuse panel. Note that the Gerbing's product provides a fused power connection.

    If you do not have a fuse panel you can still do this install, just connect the product directly to the battery terminals and you will not get any dash warnings.
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    This is what will be installed
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    Everything you need to install is provided by Gerbing with good instructions that are easy to follow
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    Preparation

    I removed the top and side plastic to have access to the work area.

    Please reference this link to remove the plastic

    The tools for this job were:

    • Small screw driver
    • Heat Shrink
    • Heat Gun
    • Electrical Crimp Type connectors
    • Wire wrap (optional)
    • Double sided tape (industrial grade)
    • Drill Bits
    • Electric Drill
    • Masking Tape
    • Caliper and ruler
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    Mounting location for the Main Controller

    Locate the controller under the platform supporting the ABS Unit - Clutch side
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