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Old 07-31-2011, 09:03 PM
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Question Whats this switch do?

ive found this little switch down above the gas peddle. its just a tiny little switch. idk where it goes. idk if its aftermarket or not because i got it with the truck from the previous owner. i think it says running lights but idk. and if it is for running lights wheres the wire go?
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:03 PM
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Default Re: Whats this switch do?

without a pic none of us can tell what it does....
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:19 PM
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there attached pix sorry theyre sideways. this is to the right of the gas peddle
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:21 PM
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Default Re: Whats this switch do?

where do the wires run to? the original owner added that switch so until you trace the wires i have no clue....
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:24 PM
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where do the wires run to? the original owner added that switch so until you trace the wires i have no clue....
no idea i cant follow them very far :/
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:25 PM
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possibly aux lights or sub not really sure....
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:26 PM
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Default Re: Whats this switch do?

thats the switch that initiates "hyper" mode. It is intended to be flipped with your foot
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:31 PM
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just flip the switch. the worst that can happen is it's tied into an explosive device.
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:32 PM
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lol
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:34 PM
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Default Re: Whats this switch do?

Flip the switch and see if your truck will start or runs for a few seconds and then shuts down. I'll bet it's either an ignition or fuel system kill switch. I used to hide my kill switches in the same area on my previous cars.
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:35 PM
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Default Re: Whats this switch do?

is there a dvd player in the head unit? my guess is that it's a cheater switch to trick the head unit into thinking you're parked or whatever to be able to watch videos while you drive
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:56 PM
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very funny guys except for a few lol. no i dont have a dvd. and its not a kill switch i tried that.:/
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Old 07-31-2011, 09:59 PM
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did the original owner change out the oem stereo? if so he could have put a dvd player in and used that switch as a bypass so he could use it while driving....
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Old 07-31-2011, 10:48 PM
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Default Re: Whats this switch do?

Then you'll have to follow the wires, and see where they go is the only way.
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Old 07-31-2011, 11:49 PM
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did the original owner change out the oem stereo? if so he could have put a dvd player in and used that switch as a bypass so he could use it while driving....
i posted that two above you, and it got answered right above you...
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