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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by kinkrider101, Jan 17, 2010.

  1. Jan 17, 2010 at 6:22 PM
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    kinkrider101

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    i am going to wire three lights on the front of my truck. were do i put the ground wires?
     
  2. Jan 17, 2010 at 6:24 PM
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    Anywhere that has clean metal underneath it?? Pick a bolt near where you are wiring the lights thru and wire bush off under the nut and you should be good to go.
     
  3. Jan 17, 2010 at 7:58 PM
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    what does the ground wire do?
     
  4. Jan 17, 2010 at 8:03 PM
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    Completes the circuit- Cars have a common ground (the frame/metal body elements) so they can be put to anything.

    Don't ground the lights- They will not work. Ground them to a bad spot- They will work intermittently, or shine dimly. Ground them right and they'll work great.
     
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