Mike "Wuzzy121". Rest in peace, brother

Go Back   Tacoma World Forums > Tacoma Discussion > 2nd Gen. Tacomas

Notices

Where to place an inline fuse for aux lights?

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-16-2009, 12:44 PM   #1
BSP4x4
Guest
Posts: n/a
BSP4x4's Tacoma Gallery
Where to place an inline fuse for aux lights?

Can anyone tell me where is the best place to place an inline fuse for reverse lights.

This is how they are wired now:

Batery
|
|
RELAY-----------Lights
|
|
Switch
|
|
Fuse Tap
|
|
Fuse Box
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2009, 12:45 PM   #2
I've got so much soul in me that I'm barely alive.
Zombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
Zombie Runner's Avatar
Air Force: AMMO (2W0)
Name: Kevin
Joined: Mar 2008, #5246
Location: Wichita Falls, TX
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Posts: 15,014
Zombie Runner's Tacoma Gallery
close to the bat
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2009, 12:47 PM   #3
BSP4x4
Guest
Posts: n/a
BSP4x4's Tacoma Gallery
Thanks man! Your always there to answer my q's!
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2009, 02:12 PM   #4
I've got so much soul in me that I'm barely alive.
Zombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
Zombie Runner's Avatar
Air Force: AMMO (2W0)
Name: Kevin
Joined: Mar 2008, #5246
Location: Wichita Falls, TX
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Posts: 15,014
Zombie Runner's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by blacksandpearl4x4 View Post
thanks man! Your always there to answer my q's!
np
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2009, 04:38 PM   #6
There's an evil monkey in my truck
Evil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shedEvil Monkey is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
Evil Monkey's Avatar
Navy: Tradevman (flight simulator tech), Aviation Electrician (F-14a), Computer Scientist(civ)
Name: Robert
Joined: Aug 2007, #2352
Location: Escondido, CA
Age: 52
Gender: Male
Posts: 8,255
Evil Monkey's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by 95SLE View Post
This is what I came up with.



Lots of room to grow and add circuits.
Nice! Really cleans it up.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-16-2009, 09:28 PM   #9
I've got so much soul in me that I'm barely alive.
Zombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
Zombie Runner's Avatar
Air Force: AMMO (2W0)
Name: Kevin
Joined: Mar 2008, #5246
Location: Wichita Falls, TX
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Posts: 15,014
Zombie Runner's Tacoma Gallery
i need to add one of those distribution blocks. I have about 5 little wires running off my battery right now and its kinda ugly
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2009, 05:05 AM   #10
Old Man Winter
95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
95SLE's Avatar
Army: 34th SIG
Name: Tom
Joined: Aug 2009, #20718
Location: Maryland
Gender: Male
Posts: 10,719
95SLE's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by Keason1* View Post
i need to add one of those distribution blocks. I have about 5 little wires running off my battery right now and its kinda ugly

I purchased mine here.

http://www.wiringproducts.com/contents/en-us/d136.html

So far so good. I am getting ready to add another circuit.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2009, 07:46 AM   #13
Old Man Winter
95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
95SLE's Avatar
Army: 34th SIG
Name: Tom
Joined: Aug 2009, #20718
Location: Maryland
Gender: Male
Posts: 10,719
95SLE's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by DALESRN View Post
What do you have running to all of those fuses?
For right now just the PIAA lamps and a separate fuse that supplies the power to the relays. 4 fuses to grow with

Quote:
Originally Posted by dktaco View Post
^ I am sure multiple lights. Reverse, bed, extra fogs, etc.
I plan on another set of driving lamps, bed lamps and some interior LED lamps.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2009, 08:58 AM   #14
I've got so much soul in me that I'm barely alive.
Zombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
Zombie Runner's Avatar
Air Force: AMMO (2W0)
Name: Kevin
Joined: Mar 2008, #5246
Location: Wichita Falls, TX
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Posts: 15,014
Zombie Runner's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by 95SLE View Post
I purchased mine here.

http://www.wiringproducts.com/contents/en-us/d136.html

So far so good. I am getting ready to add another circuit.
so how does it work? one main power going into the fuse block then branches out to all the accessories?
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2009, 09:02 AM   #15
Old Man Winter
95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed95SLE is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
95SLE's Avatar
Army: 34th SIG
Name: Tom
Joined: Aug 2009, #20718
Location: Maryland
Gender: Male
Posts: 10,719
95SLE's Tacoma Gallery
Quote:
Originally Posted by Keason1* View Post
so how does it work? one main power going into the fuse block then branches out to all the accessories?
I have two 14 gauge wires feeding the fuse block. Each wire feeds 3 fuses. From there the power goes to the relay or the switch that activates the relay coil.
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2009, 09:11 AM   #16
I've got so much soul in me that I'm barely alive.
Zombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
Zombie Runner's Avatar
Air Force: AMMO (2W0)
Name: Kevin
Joined: Mar 2008, #5246
Location: Wichita Falls, TX
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Posts: 15,014
Zombie Runner's Tacoma Gallery
oh cool, Im ordering one right now
  Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2009, 09:18 AM   #17
I've got so much soul in me that I'm barely alive.
Zombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shedZombie Runner is one of the sharper tools in the shed
 
Zombie Runner's Avatar
Air Force: AMMO (2W0)
Name: Kevin
Joined: Mar 2008, #5246
Location: Wichita Falls, TX
Age: 28
Gender: Male
Posts: 15,014
Zombie Runner's Tacoma Gallery
i think im gonna get one like this

http://www.buy.com/retail/product.as...ingid=45273643
  Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Aux Fuse Block V-2.0 barlowrs 2nd Gen. Tacomas 3 06-16-2014 10:06 PM
Aux reverse lights blowing fuse trdNick 2nd Gen. Tacomas 20 01-16-2012 06:50 PM
Hmm... why an inline breaker in aux fuse block installs? iroc409 2nd Gen. Tacomas 14 09-20-2011 04:04 PM
Install inline aux amp in dash? FoggyDesigns Audio & Video 1 07-11-2011 09:52 AM
Is an inline fuse a must for tapping into accessory wire at radio? blazze2005 2nd Gen. Tacomas 7 06-15-2011 09:59 AM


Copyright © 2014 Tacoma Forum. Tacoma World is not owned by, or affiliated with Toyota Motor Corporation.