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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by kinkrider101, Nov 3, 2009.

  1. Nov 3, 2009 at 4:43 PM
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    kinkrider101

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    on the trd tacomas where the switches are on the left side of the wheel when you pop out the cover there is a cable what is that connected two? its next to the other switches there is three covers on the bottom
     
  2. Nov 3, 2009 at 4:45 PM
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    It's to any number of things....A locker, or the inverter, or clutch start cancel...

    Which blank EXACTALY did you pop out and look behind??
     
  3. Nov 3, 2009 at 4:46 PM
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    the second 1 on the bottom and i have a sport so i dont have a locker i was wondering if its so you can easly run aftermarket lights
     
  4. Nov 3, 2009 at 4:49 PM
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    Clutch interlock safety switch override. lets you start your truck while in gear. (manual transmission only)

    Note: Believe Toyota uses the verbiage now of "Clutch start cancel".
     
  5. Nov 3, 2009 at 4:55 PM
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    there is no switch its just a thing with i believe 3 holes
     
  6. Nov 3, 2009 at 5:00 PM
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    Well, naturally you will not have a switch there because you have an automatic transmission and thus do not require the switch.
     
  7. Nov 3, 2009 at 5:00 PM
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    Yeh no switch because you don't have that option if you don't have a manual trans. The wiring harnesses for certain models are the same so even if you don't have the feature, you get the wiring for it.

    About running aftermarket lights you can easily install your own switch and wiring in these blanks with little trouble.
     
  8. Nov 3, 2009 at 5:10 PM
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    do you know of any sites that explain the wireng well because i have no idea how to cennect it to the battery
     
  9. Nov 3, 2009 at 5:14 PM
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    I would run new wires from the fuse block for whatever project your attempting. You can use any of those blank switch areas to mount switches, it is however a bad idea to try and alter the wiring in that circuit as it still may be tied to the ignition circuit. Better off running a new line from the fuse block, to a switch (or power relay) then to whatever your trying to run - winch,lights,air compressor, etc.
     
  10. Nov 3, 2009 at 5:16 PM
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    Might want to check out the lighting forum here lot of good advice and a few posts I commented on I know have what will at least get you started. I'll post again later but right now I'm on my iPhone and away from my main pc. You can also PM me or post around if you have any specific questions.
     
  11. Nov 3, 2009 at 5:17 PM
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    thanks can you put up a link of of the wirings i would need thanks
     
  12. Nov 3, 2009 at 5:20 PM
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