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Lets play, identify the wire!

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Greensystemsgo, Sep 21, 2011.

  1. Sep 21, 2011 at 3:15 PM
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    Greensystemsgo

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    So, ive been looking at this wire for about two weeks now. no idea where it goes. its not encased in yellow like the airbags, (I have no horn, airbag light is on, and my abs works like crap.

    ideas? im hoping the geniuses here know :D

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    ill take a closer shot of the plug here in a couple hours if need be once im done working.
     
  2. Sep 21, 2011 at 3:37 PM
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    Rozz

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    The only two things in that area on mine are the washer pump and the horn wires, I'm leaning towards the horn wires myself.
     
  3. Sep 21, 2011 at 5:24 PM
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    I dont think its the horn wire....
     
  4. Sep 21, 2011 at 6:06 PM
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    UndefinedTaco

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    It's an 89 Toyota Pickup. I got some stuff done to it.. FJ axles going under it soon.
    Horn is encased in that casing but it didnt have that connector on my 99. Closer pic of connector and I can tell you
     
  5. Sep 21, 2011 at 6:52 PM
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    Tacoma mud

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    It looks like the washer fluid pump wire
     
  6. Sep 21, 2011 at 8:01 PM
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    Looks like washer pump wire, that's where mine was when I relocated my washer reservoir.
     
  7. Sep 21, 2011 at 8:05 PM
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    hrm, my washer pump works fine, it very well could be ghetto wired though. unfortunatly its 8pm so a pic will have to wait till morning. I know that the horn currently has wiring, a ground, and a single wire. The circled though is a dual wire in a very stiff casing?
     
  8. Sep 22, 2011 at 5:23 PM
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    Let me try.

    One thing i can think of is for the sensor in the windshield washer tank( letting you know its low)

    What are the colors on the wire i can trace it for ya.
     
  9. Sep 25, 2011 at 12:42 PM
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    Well, merged turn signals into corner markers and got a better idea of what I'm looking at. Itsonly a single wire, comes into the front with the turn signal wires. I attached two more pics of a close up, it appears to be factory ziptied in its current location?

    2011-09-23_16-25-32_129.jpg
    2011-09-23_16-25-36_410.jpg
     
  10. Sep 25, 2011 at 12:46 PM
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    It's an 89 Toyota Pickup. I got some stuff done to it.. FJ axles going under it soon.
    That's your horn.
    It's a power wire.
    Your horn is grounded via the horn bracket itself to the body.

    100% positive.
     
  11. Sep 25, 2011 at 2:45 PM
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    Hrm, the horn has a wire already but ill have to check it out...
     
  12. Sep 25, 2011 at 3:05 PM
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    That wire is hooked to the horn on my 2000.
     
  13. Sep 25, 2011 at 3:05 PM
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    It's an 89 Toyota Pickup. I got some stuff done to it.. FJ axles going under it soon.
    Well thats your factory horn wire.
     
  14. Sep 25, 2011 at 4:18 PM
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    Wait. U already have a horn wire?
     
  15. Sep 25, 2011 at 5:16 PM
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    K kids, it is the horn. I had some help figuring that my line was dead, and sure enough, this line is dead. it is the horn. thanks all.
     
  16. Sep 25, 2011 at 5:59 PM
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    That wire connects the flux capacitor to the on off switch!
     
  17. Sep 25, 2011 at 6:27 PM
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    not affected, those are some of the issues im having is all.
     
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