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Anytime fogs for 2012

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Fractured, Feb 6, 2012.

  1. Feb 6, 2012 at 9:56 PM
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    Fractured

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    I was looking up info on doing the anytime fogs mod on my 2012. After searching, I realized they are only on 05-11? Anybody have a link to doing it on a 2012? Did I miss something in my searches?

    I was going to post this in lighting, but I figured I would get more people with 2012s in this section. If a mod feels it is inappropriate, please let me know.

    Ps. If no one has tried it, I will figure it out and post a how to.
     
  2. Feb 6, 2012 at 10:00 PM
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    I heard its exactly the same...:notsure:

    It's the same truck anyways...not much has changed :cool:
     
  3. Feb 6, 2012 at 10:06 PM
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    I read a couple threads about people messing things up when doing the 05-11 method. Can't confirm it is different though.
     
  4. Feb 6, 2012 at 10:17 PM
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    That is what concerned me.
     
  5. Feb 6, 2012 at 10:39 PM
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    I did one posting with pictures on what I found in December. The lights from the 2011's don't work. The 2012's lights have two tabs on one side, and two Phillips screws on the other side. The closest fit I've looked at is eBay, searching for Corolla or Camry fogs. I haven't gone further than that, and want to follow your thread
     
  6. Feb 6, 2012 at 10:43 PM
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    I'll see if I can get someone down here with a 2012 to tell me what they did...

    Wait, youre talking about the actual housings...right??
     
  7. Feb 6, 2012 at 10:43 PM
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    I don't think that's what the OP is talking about?
     
  8. Feb 6, 2012 at 10:46 PM
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    Ah thread title explains why nothing came up in search. I will perform this this weekend.
     
  12. Feb 7, 2012 at 5:19 AM
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    Use the thread linked by others...I did it and it has worked great...
     
  14. Feb 7, 2012 at 8:23 AM
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    i followed "caribe makaira's" write up and have had no problems.
     
  15. Feb 7, 2012 at 3:54 PM
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    Are you guys still bending the tab for the foglamp relay out to the side? And then installing a female spade connector? Or are you pressing a male spade connector down in there with it?
     
  16. Feb 7, 2012 at 5:28 PM
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    I attached a female connector to the fuse after bending the tab out, ran a wire with a 1 amp in line fuse and a male connector into the seat heater pin...
     
  17. Feb 7, 2012 at 5:33 PM
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    That's what I will do- I already have the inline fuse. Thanks for the input.
     
  18. Feb 7, 2012 at 9:09 PM
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    So I couldn't wait and I did this mod tonite.

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    My truck didn't come with seat heaters, so I could not get get power to the right of the foglamp relay. Other than that, everything worked great! I used a 2a fuse as well (full size) because that's all I had.

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  19. Feb 7, 2012 at 9:25 PM
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    Fractured-- i had to do the same for power, turn them off with the button or they will come back on after sometime. not sure on the time frame though.
     
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