BOOM! AUDIO HALF HELMET MUSIC AND COMMUNICATIONS HEADSET
J054742016-03-10
GENERAL
NOTE
Some local governments prohibit or restrict the use of headset speakers. Check with local authorities and obey all applicable laws and regulations.
Kit Number
76000145, 76000730
Models
The headset in this kit cannot be used with 3/4 or full face helmets.
For sound system fitment information, see the P&A retail catalog or the Parts and Accessories section of www.harley-davidson.com (English only).
Refer to the Advanced Audio System section of the owner's manual for:
  • CB setup
  • Intercom setup
  • VOX (voice activated) Microphones
  • Adjusting VOX Sensitivity
Kit Contents
See Figure 3 and Table 1.
OPERATION
1.
Plug in the coiled audio cable at the headset and audio source.
2.
See Figure 1. Put the headset on as shown, with the neck bow across the back of the head, above the neck.
NOTE
Two sets of headset ear hangers ( Figure 3 , Items 5 and 6) are provided in the kit. These can be installed, if needed, onto the forward part of the headset to hold the speakers in a comfortable position. See HEADSET EAR HANGER INSTALLATION for installation instructions.
3.
If installed, hook the headset ear hangers over the ears.
4.
Put the helmet on, with the strap passing over the headset and microphone boom. Fasten securely. After putting the helmet on, position the boom with the microphone lightly touching or directly to the left of the lips.
5.
Attach the clothing clip to the audio cable, and clip to clothing as desired to secure.
NOTICE
Do not pull on the cord to remove the headset from the socket. Pull on the headset jack to disconnect the headset from the socket. (00174a)
6.
Detach the audio cable from the audio source , clothing and headset, and store in the case when not in use.
WARNING
Do not select a volume level that blocks out traffic noise or interrupts the concentration necessary for safe operation of the motorcycle. Distractions or a volume level that blocks out traffic noise could cause loss of control resulting in death or serious injury. (00539b)
Figure 1. Headset and Microphone Positioning
HEADSET EAR HANGER INSTALLATION
1.
See Figure 3. Select either two short (5) or two long (6) headset ear hangers from the kit.
2.
See Figure 2. Hold the elongated end (2) of the hanger (1) against the inside of the headset neck bow (5) as shown, near the three notches (7).
1Headset ear hanger (4)
2Elongated end
3Oval end
4Fins
5Headset neck bow
6Forward notch
7Three notches
Figure 2. Headset Ear Hanger Installation
3.
Wrap the hanger under and around the neck bow. Insert the oval end (3) of the hanger through the elongated hole at the other end of the hanger. Pull most of the hanger through the elongated hole, but do not pull tight at this time.
4.
Install the oval eye over the end of the headset bow to rest in the forward notch (6).
5.
Repeat Steps 2-4 on the other side of the headset.
6.
See Figure 1. Put the headset on as shown, with the neck bow across the back of the head, above the neck.
7.
Hook the ear hangers over the ears. Adjust the rearward end of the hangers for comfort and proper speaker position.
8.
Remove the headset, and position the rearward end of the hangers into the nearest notch (7).
9.
Pull each hanger end tight in the notch until the fins (4) lock the end in place.
SERVICE PARTS
Figure 3. Service Parts, Half Helmet Music and Communications Headset
Table 1. Service Parts
Item
Description (Quantity)
Part Number
1
Headset/microphone assembly
(includes Items 2-3)
Not sold separately
2
  • Wind sock
77126-10
3
  • Foam pad, headset (2)
76000243
4
Clothing clip, stereo headset
76000261
5
Ear hanger, headset, short (2)
76000246
6
Ear hanger, headset, long (2)
76000336
7
Headset cord
76000304
8
Headset case
76000245
9
Foam pad, headset (2), adhesive strips (8) (not shown)
Not sold separately