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Need help with new button switch lighting

Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by eeoman, Jan 17, 2019.

  1. Jan 17, 2019 at 8:59 AM
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    eeoman

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    If it were me, I'd put a resistor inline with the light. Either figure out the resistor value that you need with ohms law or put in resistors until you find the value that makes you happy.
     
  5. Jan 18, 2019 at 5:51 AM
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    Keep reading in that thread past the paper filters, another member goes into detail about adjusting brightness via resistors...
     
  6. Jan 18, 2019 at 5:55 AM
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    This could be don with spring clips or test leads.

    Just lay out your resistor selections on the floor, put the test leads on the IL line, then connect each resistor till you find the "sweet spot". Then pull the test leads and permanently attach the resistor.
     
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