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fog lights only when headlights are on

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Packman73, Oct 26, 2008.

  1. Oct 26, 2008 at 6:34 PM
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    Packman73

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    I noticed tonight that my fog lights only work when the headlights are on. Aren't they supposed to be on when the marker lights are on as well?
     
  2. Oct 26, 2008 at 6:35 PM
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    no they only work when your low beams are on. if you want them to be able to turn them on all the time look in the mods section for fog light mod.
     
  3. Oct 26, 2008 at 6:36 PM
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    You guys kick ass. :cool:
     
  5. Oct 26, 2008 at 6:40 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Hey, Packer. I did the "Fog light mod" and it is as everyone says. Works Perfectly! If you need the parts for it, or need any help, let me know. :)
     
  6. Oct 26, 2008 at 6:45 PM
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    Thanks, I may take you up on that some day. I have no clue about most things electronic.
     
  7. Oct 26, 2008 at 6:59 PM
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    Its a peice of cake Takes longer to get gas than to do the mod. :D BUT, Im off on the weekends, and have all the parts needed, so let me know.
     
  8. Oct 26, 2008 at 7:06 PM
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    Sweet! I will.
     
  9. Oct 26, 2008 at 7:29 PM
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    is it possible to mess it up cause i want to do the foglight mod but im afraid that i will mess up my electrical system in my truck
     
  10. Oct 26, 2008 at 7:39 PM
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    nah man...all it is is 2 small connections. very simple, yet very effective!!:D
     
  11. Oct 28, 2008 at 6:31 PM
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    I want it done but when i saw that you need to strip a wire and drill bit i just dont know if it would be something for me to do
     
  12. Oct 28, 2008 at 6:35 PM
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    all you need to do is get a small piece of 16 guage wire, put a female spade end on it, pull the relay, bend tab, put wire on the bent tab, plug relay back in, then use a splicer to hook the wire from the relay to the green wire. the drill bit is just to make a small hole for the wire to go thru to hide it and to keep the lid from pinching it. its real easy man.
     
  13. Oct 28, 2008 at 6:38 PM
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    yeah um that was like chinese to me haha, i would pay some one to do this for me because i have that stupid thing where i can turn the simplest tasks into a hard task lol
     
  14. Oct 28, 2008 at 6:39 PM
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    well....if i was closer i'd do it for ya. takes all of 2 minutes to do bro.
     
  15. Oct 28, 2008 at 6:41 PM
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    if you could give me a pic of everything to do (you dont have to) that would be great lol
     
  16. Oct 28, 2008 at 6:43 PM
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    you want me to send you the piece of wire already made for it, then all you gotta do is pull and bend the relay,plug wire in and splice onto the green wire.
     
  17. Oct 28, 2008 at 6:44 PM
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    that would be great man! go into the chatroom so i can ask u more quesions
     
  18. Oct 28, 2008 at 6:46 PM
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    im there already man. you gotta pm me your name and addy so i can send it to ya!!
     
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