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Floorboard lights

Discussion in 'Technical Chat' started by Pannell_Trd, Apr 2, 2011.

  1. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:43 PM
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    Pannell_Trd

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    What is the best way to wire Lights up under the floorboard? i dont know where to start.
     
  2. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:45 PM
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    where exactly are you going to mount the lights?
     
  3. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:47 PM
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    under the dash in the floorboard.
     
  4. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:48 PM
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    could get the led strips from auto zone and wire them up they are pretty bright
     
  5. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:50 PM
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    i all ready have led strips, i just need some help on how to wire them.
     
  6. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:56 PM
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    Depends on how you want them to work? With a switch? With your dome light? When you open the door etc.

    However you want them to go on, power them on through what you want them to go on with.

    Your lights should have 2 wires: 1 is ground, the other is power.
     
  7. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:56 PM
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    dont you just need a swith a fuse and wire? plus the battery

    if im wrong somebody correct me

    from the positive terminal on the battery run a wire with and inline fuse to the switch
    from the switch run the power wire to the positive connection on the lights
    then from the other wire on the lights run those to a ground of your choice

    and then you should be done i think
     
  8. Apr 2, 2011 at 4:58 PM
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    does anyone have a link or a write up about this. Where is the dome light wire located that i could tap into?
     
  9. Apr 2, 2011 at 5:06 PM
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  10. Apr 2, 2011 at 5:07 PM
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  11. Apr 2, 2011 at 5:14 PM
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    i was lookin for a step by step write up
     
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