Do not exceed saddlebag weight capacity. Put equal weight in each bag. Too much weight in saddlebags can cause loss of control, which could result in death or serious injury. (00383a)
Do not allow passenger to use saddlebags as grab handles. Failure to use a grab strap, designed for passengers to hold onto when riding, could result in death or serious injury. (00081a)
Maximum saddlebag weight capacity is 3.2 kg (7 lb) in each saddlebag.
  1. See Figure 1. Unlock saddlebag with the key.
  2. Press and release the latch button (1).
  3. Lift the lid from the inner side of the saddlebag.
The docking points (2, 3) on the saddlebag mounts fit several P&A accessories (backrest, luggage rack, and so on). Follow all installation and usage instructions that include P&A accessories.
  1. See Figure 1. Close the saddlebag lid.
  2. Lock the saddlebag.
1Latch button (2)
2Front docking bushing (2)
3Rear docking bushing (2)
Figure 1. Saddlebags: XL1200T