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Author Topic: Denali SoundBomb Horn upgrade  (Read 1064 times)

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Offline RocketRichard

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Re: Denali SoundBomb Horn upgrade
« Reply #15 on: June 26, 2020, 10:16:57 pm »
It fits almost exactly where the stock horn is. Plug and Play. No harness required.


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Offline NY Andrew

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Re: Denali SoundBomb Horn upgrade
« Reply #16 on: June 26, 2020, 11:02:07 pm »
It fits almost exactly where the stock horn is. Plug and Play. No harness required.


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Guess I became their sucker. Bought the special custom made Bolt-R bracket mount, and the wiring harness with relay 🙄 wait without wiring harness you didnít tap the battery? So the difference between yours and mine for example is mine would be way louder Iíd think since Iím tapping the battery for power along with using the OEM horn leads. Plus I guess the relay is only needed if tapping the battery. But still if battery isnít being tapped your horn is lacking power as Iíd assume itís engineered to work with the relay. Granted itíll work regardless due to the OEM horn power, but I feel itíll be just as loud not louder than OEM (also itíll sound distinct as itís different sound).

Just my .2Ę I donít mean this in a negative way, just sharing my thoughts.
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Offline lunkhead

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Re: Denali SoundBomb Horn upgrade
« Reply #17 on: June 26, 2020, 11:25:25 pm »
The best thing about that horn is the low tone. It's harder to tell which direction a high pitch sound is coming from. Going from the stock 36 watts to 60 watts is bound to get you a larger audience, too. Maybe a little less output without the extra harness but still more than stock. Does it clear the fender when the forks bottom out?
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Offline RocketRichard

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Re: Denali SoundBomb Horn upgrade
« Reply #18 on: June 27, 2020, 01:18:12 pm »
It fits almost exactly where the stock horn is. Plug and Play. No harness required.


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Guess I became their sucker. Bought the special custom made Bolt-R bracket mount, and the wiring harness with relay 🙄 wait without wiring harness you didnít tap the battery? So the difference between yours and mine for example is mine would be way louder Iíd think since Iím tapping the battery for power along with using the OEM horn leads. Plus I guess the relay is only needed if tapping the battery. But still if battery isnít being tapped your horn is lacking power as Iíd assume itís engineered to work with the relay. Granted itíll work regardless due to the OEM horn power, but I feel itíll be just as loud not louder than OEM (also itíll sound distinct as itís different sound).

Just my .2Ę I donít mean this in a negative way, just sharing my thoughts.
Took stock off, plugged in Soundbomb, does not hit anything (shocks, etc). I would say 3-4 times louder. Sounds like a car horn.


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Offline RocketRichard

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Re: Denali SoundBomb Horn upgrade
« Reply #19 on: June 27, 2020, 01:18:41 pm »
It fits almost exactly where the stock horn is. Plug and Play. No harness required.


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Guess I became their sucker. Bought the special custom made Bolt-R bracket mount, and the wiring harness with relay 🙄 wait without wiring harness you didnít tap the battery? So the difference between yours and mine for example is mine would be way louder Iíd think since Iím tapping the battery for power along with using the OEM horn leads. Plus I guess the relay is only needed if tapping the battery. But still if battery isnít being tapped your horn is lacking power as Iíd assume itís engineered to work with the relay. Granted itíll work regardless due to the OEM horn power, but I feel itíll be just as loud not louder than OEM (also itíll sound distinct as itís different sound).

Just my .2Ę I donít mean this in a negative way, just sharing my thoughts.
Took stock off, plugged in Soundbomb, does not hit anything (shocks, etc). I would say 3-4 times louder. Sounds like a car horn.


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And it clears the fender.


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Re: Denali SoundBomb Horn upgrade
« Reply #20 on: July 05, 2020, 05:51:41 pm »
My original horn quit working and I needed to pass inspection. 
I installed the Denali Soundbomb mini horn.  If I remember right, it's good and loud.
Is it plug and play? Just ordered one.


The mini is plug and play. Just upgraded mine yesterday. Was a breeze ! Took me about 10 minutes.

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Re: Denali SoundBomb Horn upgrade
« Reply #21 on: July 05, 2020, 08:14:22 pm »
My original horn quit working and I needed to pass inspection. 
I installed the Denali Soundbomb mini horn.  If I remember right, it's good and loud.
Is it plug and play? Just ordered one.


The mini is plug and play. Just upgraded mine yesterday. Was a breeze ! Took me about 10 minutes.
Yes, plug and play. Easy to install. Very happy with it. Super loud and very much surprised a driver in an SUV who cut me off...


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