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Old 07-16-2010, 04:03 AM
jaywmu08 jaywmu08 is offline
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Default where to put a switch?

Will be installing a brush guard with KC daylighters tonight...but i can't decide where to mount the switch for the lights. I don't want to put holes in my bezel or anything else obvious. was thinking of inside my center console or just wiring them to go on with my high beams. What have some of you done? pics would be nice. thanks
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Old 07-16-2010, 01:41 PM
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Default Re: where to put a switch?

put a second fog light switch in the radio bezel.
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Old 07-16-2010, 01:42 PM
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Default Re: where to put a switch?

I have a switch for my lights mounted on my cupholder along with my AUX import on the cupholder. I also have the button for my Oooooga horn mounted on the bezel around the cluser. I'll take and post pics for you once it stops pouring out.
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Old 07-16-2010, 02:00 PM
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Default Re: where to put a switch?

mount it inside the cigarette lighter hole haha
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Old 07-16-2010, 02:48 PM
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mount it inside the cigarette lighter hole haha
I like this idea (just disconnect or remove the outlet) you might have to make a small backing piece for it but I think it would look great. Not sure what year truck you have, but on my 02 fx4 it has a 12 volt outlet by the radio... you could use that one as well...

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Old 07-16-2010, 03:16 PM
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Default Re: where to put a switch?

its also a good place to install an anti-theft device such as an ingnition circuit interrupter that basically makes it so you cant start the truck when that button is pushed
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Old 07-16-2010, 09:12 PM
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Heres those pics. Man I neeed to clean my truck. lol



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Old 08-21-2010, 11:13 AM
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Default Re: where to put a switch?

definitely add a switch. i wired mine into my bright lights originally and kept blowing the fuse for them.
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