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Adding junction to Rheostat for additional switches illumination. 2nd Gen

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by caribe makaira, Nov 12, 2020.

  1. Nov 12, 2020 at 12:26 PM
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    caribe makaira

    caribe makaira [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Hood Struts, My version Fogs always ON, Map & Overhead Light Mod,
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    Rheostat and ID wires for dash illumination (dimming)
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    Connectors that mate into the R4 (90980 - 10797)
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    Connector & Junction Block to distribute the tapped circuit.
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    Harness to be assembled

    The connectors and junction block are the same the vehicle has from factory.
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  2. Nov 12, 2020 at 5:43 PM
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    caribe makaira

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    caribe makaira

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  4. Feb 11, 2023 at 8:04 AM
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    Very nice write up and detailed information man! Have you found a good location where to tap into these wires under/behind the dash?
     
  5. Feb 11, 2023 at 2:19 PM
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    caribe makaira

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    At the rheostat, like mentioned.
     

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