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Old 10-27-2011, 11:20 AM
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Default Custom Reverse Lights

I'm adding some custom backup lights to my truck i want to place them under my tailgate and run the wires to a switch box in my center console does any one have any ideas on the best way to get get the wires into the cab from the tailgate and keep the hidden on a 99 ranger xlt?
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Old 10-27-2011, 11:21 AM
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there is a grommet behind the drivers seat on floor or there is one in front of seat on floor. tie wires up under bed and cab.


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Old 10-27-2011, 11:34 AM
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ive never seen it on there would it be under the carpet like were i can find it from under the truck?
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Old 10-27-2011, 11:46 AM
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yea. that's how I found the one behind my seat. should be dead center of drivers seat, half way from seat to back wall.


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Old 10-27-2011, 11:48 AM
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I take that back. the hole is back farther.
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Old 10-27-2011, 11:53 AM
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there are those, or i think on my truck there is a vent type thing on the back of the cab like half way up from the bottom to the window.
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Old 10-27-2011, 11:53 AM
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the only thing i could find is where all the wiring for the taillights come up through and that is in front of the driver seat
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Old 10-27-2011, 11:57 AM
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the only thing i could find is where all the wiring for the taillights come up through and that is in front of the driver seat
you can't use that one?


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Old 10-27-2011, 12:00 PM
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i didnt think so but im really not finding what your talking about do you think mine would have it like yours tho since you have a new ranger?
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Old 10-27-2011, 01:40 PM
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i didnt think so but im really not finding what your talking about do you think mine would have it like yours tho since you have a new ranger?
honestly im not sure. i would think you would have them somewhere on the floor of your truck.
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Old 10-27-2011, 01:49 PM
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just tap into your existing reverse lights
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Old 11-01-2011, 07:02 PM
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Default Re: Custom Reverse Lights

On my 06, there is a grommet under the carpet on the drivers side, it is one of the cab mounts. If you remove the sill, pull up the carpet, remove the grommet and shine a light in the hole, you can see access from under the truck.
That's where I ran my wires for my backup lights and camera.
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