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Old 08-02-2011, 09:18 AM
RangerEnthusiast03 RangerEnthusiast03 is offline
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Default Multiple wires thru firewall

I have a lot of accessories that I am going to be running on my 03 edge, but I can't seem to find a good place to run all the wires thru my firewall for the switches. Is there a grommet somewhere where I can run enough wires for around 12 accessories (24 wires) or do I need to drill a new hole?
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Old 08-02-2011, 09:45 AM
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Default Re: Multiple wires thru firewall

Drill a hole and put a grommet in
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Old 08-02-2011, 09:48 AM
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Old 08-02-2011, 09:53 AM
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That's what I was thinking
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Old 08-02-2011, 12:08 PM
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Default Re: Multiple wires thru firewall

If you had relays for each accessory which I'm sure you should be having on some in the first place. Then you only need to run one wire per acc. through the firewall.
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Old 08-02-2011, 01:11 PM
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Default Re: Multiple wires thru firewall

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When I installed my alarm, I ran the wires through grommets installed in holes drilled through the driver side firewall above the factory bulkhead connector. While I was at it, I added some extras holes/grommets for future mods in various sizes and plugged them temporarily with bolts. They definitely came in handy later.

You can see the grommets in this picture. To access this area for drilling, the electrical distribution box was temporarily unbolted and moved to the side. Be sure to position the harness out of the way in the interior before drilling and deburr the holes before installing the grommets.
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