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help hooking up arb fog lights and turn signal/ dtrl combo on a reg cab..

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by stunt man hans, Aug 2, 2011.

  1. Aug 2, 2011 at 2:18 PM
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    stunt man hans

    stunt man hans [OP] displaced viking living in New Hampshire

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    i have the required harness MD02 and i'm about to begin wiring the fogs and signals but, just like the bumper install the directions are not very clear...

    i know i want to hook the fogs into the the low beam wire on the headlight for a specific reason so any help on locating the low beam power wire on the driver side would be a big help.

    the turn signal/dtrl combo lamp i have no clue:confused:

    my truck does not have factory fogs nor does it have dtrl from the factory so what would be the best way to get full functionality with this set-up.

    i also don't have a volt meter so this is not helping matters either:eek:
     
  2. Aug 2, 2011 at 2:28 PM
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    Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    I'm not near my truck so I can't help you with the wiring but a test light can be your best friend when figuring out wiring. Simplier than a volt meter, you just ground it and when you touch something 'hot' it lights up. You should be able to get one cheap at a local auto store or even a place like Sears. Good luck, I'm jealous, I'd love to have an ARB :D
     
  3. Aug 2, 2011 at 3:36 PM
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    stunt man hans

    stunt man hans [OP] displaced viking living in New Hampshire

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    undercover se, pop&lock tailgate, rallye 1000 hela black magic lights, black grill craft grill lower. twm m1 abrams shift knob, ap ubolt flip kit & ifs high clearance skid , timbren bumpstops, pro comp 3 inch lift, goodrich ss braklines front and rear, lr uca's, customlightz.com fx-r 55 watt retrofit, ARB deluxe bull bar, vision-x solstice pods, black wet okole seat cover,weather tech digital floor mats window visors toyota hood guard, safari snorkel, full bed rug, full putco led swap hd led flasher cf18-08, pioneer bluetooth ipod navigation double din headunit, flowmaster 40 muffler custom center outlet exhaust, regear and arb lockers, arb rear bumper if they ever fucking release one lol and arb sliders coming soon as well as a new line-xtra paint job!
    cool thanks mike! at first i thought retarded 4wp's was going to send me 2 of them if that was the case i would have given you one lol..
     
  4. Aug 2, 2011 at 8:15 PM
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    stunt man hans

    stunt man hans [OP] displaced viking living in New Hampshire

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    bump for an awesome question...

    if my truck does not have dtrl's can i make the arb ones work?
     
  5. Aug 3, 2011 at 7:51 PM
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    stunt man hans

    stunt man hans [OP] displaced viking living in New Hampshire

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    ok as of right now i'm ready to begin pulling hair out.

    i have the turn signals and marker lights hooked up properly...

    now the problem is with the MD02 harness arb sent me to hook up the arb fog lights in the bumper i have followed diagram #1 on the instruction sheet as per the arb tech earlier on the phone. the connections are made at the fogs them selves the relay is plugged in properly the 2 red wires are routed into the cab i even made a ground for the switch the fuse is in the fuse holder ground and power are connected wtf!???

    there is one connector i was told i would not need and i was told to cut it off by the tech today but now what do i do with the wires there is a red wire that is one of the switch wires and the is a black wire which i would assume to be a ground how do i make this work and what do i do with the two exposed wires from where i cut the connector off do they go to the trucks harness i was going to put the arb fogs the the low beams on my factory headlights


    i need assistance from someone who has hooked these up previously and has experience with arb's fucking retarded wire loom
     
  6. Aug 3, 2011 at 8:27 PM
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    undercover se, pop&lock tailgate, rallye 1000 hela black magic lights, black grill craft grill lower. twm m1 abrams shift knob, ap ubolt flip kit & ifs high clearance skid , timbren bumpstops, pro comp 3 inch lift, goodrich ss braklines front and rear, lr uca's, customlightz.com fx-r 55 watt retrofit, ARB deluxe bull bar, vision-x solstice pods, black wet okole seat cover,weather tech digital floor mats window visors toyota hood guard, safari snorkel, full bed rug, full putco led swap hd led flasher cf18-08, pioneer bluetooth ipod navigation double din headunit, flowmaster 40 muffler custom center outlet exhaust, regear and arb lockers, arb rear bumper if they ever fucking release one lol and arb sliders coming soon as well as a new line-xtra paint job!
    bump need some help here
     
  7. Aug 4, 2011 at 12:46 AM
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  8. Jan 21, 2012 at 8:23 PM
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    huntark03 I'd rather be hunting!

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    Do you remember how you wired up the marker lights...I'm at a loss here??
     
  9. Jan 21, 2012 at 8:33 PM
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    stunt man hans

    stunt man hans [OP] displaced viking living in New Hampshire

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    undercover se, pop&lock tailgate, rallye 1000 hela black magic lights, black grill craft grill lower. twm m1 abrams shift knob, ap ubolt flip kit & ifs high clearance skid , timbren bumpstops, pro comp 3 inch lift, goodrich ss braklines front and rear, lr uca's, customlightz.com fx-r 55 watt retrofit, ARB deluxe bull bar, vision-x solstice pods, black wet okole seat cover,weather tech digital floor mats window visors toyota hood guard, safari snorkel, full bed rug, full putco led swap hd led flasher cf18-08, pioneer bluetooth ipod navigation double din headunit, flowmaster 40 muffler custom center outlet exhaust, regear and arb lockers, arb rear bumper if they ever fucking release one lol and arb sliders coming soon as well as a new line-xtra paint job!
    i had actually made this thread before i got the correct harness i was in fact missing a piece.
     
  10. Jan 21, 2012 at 8:35 PM
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    huntark03 I'd rather be hunting!

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    So I may be missing the correct harness...
     
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