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Old 11-20-2010, 03:47 PM
jatee jatee is offline
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Default grounding straps

when i was putting my truck back together i noticed a grounding strap going from the cab to the frame was rotted in half. i stripped a peice of romex and used a covered solid coper wire and a couple of self tapping bolts to replace it. i would think that should work fine. a ground is a ground right?
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Old 11-20-2010, 04:15 PM
Clinton Clinton is offline
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Default Re: grounding straps

yeah you have 3 strap grounds on the truck, if one is diconnected it wont hurt anything. I cut one when I did my body lift and left it
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