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Old 05-22-2009, 08:28 PM   #1
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How/where do you guys hook up your lights, in my subaru i only have 4, 2 pairs and i running them to: battery-relay-switch, switch-ground, switch to fuse box, i'm running to the fuse box cause i wanted to have the lights on whenever. This set up worked great but on the tacoma i want to put many lights, how do the guys with like 6 or more lights wire them, is there anyway to have them on whenever without going into the fuse box? Also how many lights can the single oem battery/alternator take? Any help would be greatly appreciated...
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Old 05-24-2009, 07:30 PM   #2
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anybody have an idea?
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Use a relay to switch them on and off. Get the power for the lights from the fuse block in the engine compartment. Usually there are a few open spots to tap power from. Just test the open spots to see which have power all the time.

I am not sure how many lights you can run. Guess it depends on what type of lights (how many watts / amps they draw).
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just come off the battery into an aftermarket fuse block. then you are good to go.

http://www.wiringproducts.com/index1.html
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just come off the battery into an aftermarket fuse block. then you are good to go.

http://www.wiringproducts.com/index1.html

can anybody explain these to me it seems like a good idea...
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