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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by TheHansen, Aug 15, 2010.

  1. Aug 15, 2010 at 12:54 PM
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    TheHansen

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    Hey guys, im new to the forum, and just bought my first tacoma. She's a white 05 trd sport double cab. I noticed this plug going to one of the blank buttons to the left of steering wheel. Does anyone know what its for? Im assuming its just wiring for something dont have but i cant figure out what would go there. ive attached a few pics of what im talking about.[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Aug 15, 2010 at 12:59 PM
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    DEEVON911

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    Not quite sure about the 05.. But in my 2010 thats where the fog lights button is. you have fog lights? If not maybe already wired for them. I'm guessing, Not to sure. Welcome to TW by the way!
     
  3. Aug 15, 2010 at 1:06 PM
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    thanks, the fog light switch is in the same spot but on the 3 switches above these
     
  4. Aug 15, 2010 at 1:09 PM
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    kristonex

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    That spot on my 2010 has a traction control switch in it.
     
  5. Aug 15, 2010 at 1:25 PM
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    Fog lights dude.
     
  6. Aug 15, 2010 at 1:30 PM
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    Oh Damn, thats right. Sorry I have to be looking at them. Traction control then.
     
  7. Aug 15, 2010 at 3:37 PM
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    Its probably traction control, i was just curious if it was something i might want to add in later. Thanks
     
  8. Aug 15, 2010 at 3:59 PM
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    For the 05 it isn't the traction control plug but the fog light plug.
     
  9. Aug 16, 2010 at 7:00 AM
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    I do have fog lights though. See above ^^^
     
  10. Aug 16, 2010 at 7:02 AM
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    Thats where my '05 Foggie switch is, its fogs
     
  11. Aug 16, 2010 at 7:04 AM
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    guys, he said his fog light button is in the upper bank of switches. so its not fogs. i have no clue, but its not fogs
     
  12. Aug 16, 2010 at 7:08 AM
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    looks like the ejection seat harness. Better get that hooked up right away.
     
  13. Aug 16, 2010 at 7:09 AM
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    one of my dead plugs have that wiring harness going to them too, not sure what its does or is made for
     
  14. Aug 16, 2010 at 7:15 AM
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    hmmmm:confused::confused: ill have to check mine now. could all trcuks have something installed like traction control, and when you "buy the option" all the dealer does is install a switch????????
     
  15. Aug 16, 2010 at 7:15 AM
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    On my 06 the top row is: fogs, diff lock, power inverter

    lower row: blank, clutch start cancel, blank

    never seen one completely filled with switches unless it's an 09 plus

    Is there a plug in the middle also?
     
  16. Aug 16, 2010 at 7:45 AM
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    Im thinking it is an option connnection that we dont have
     
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