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Old 08-11-2004, 06:09 PM   #11
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Yeah it's the fuse panel on the drivers side, there is a door covering it. That is actually where I installed the switches that I use for my exterior and interior neons. I just drilled through it, that way if I ever want to get rid of it all, I just need to get a new fuse panel door, very cheap.

You are right about how to splice them together, just join up all the postive ones from the LEDS and attach them accordingly, same as the negative ones. I would leave the cigarette lighter along and just run some new ground and postive wires..... you never know if you might need the cigarette lighter to charge a cell phone or whatever......

Also, when you wire up anything, DISCONNECT THE BATTERY. Best advice I can give you, it's less painful, especially when wiring up a transformer for the undercar neons (PM me if you want to know what happenned....lol).....
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heh, I'm not planning to put an underbody kit on my car anytime soon because they are illegal here, but thanks for the advice.

I wasnt saying get rid of the actual charger, I mean cut the adapter end off of the neons if it comes with the adapter on the end of the wire.....

How would I hook up the wires to the fuses??? These are the LEDs I'm planning on buying: Link To LEDs

(sorry for all the questions, but im clueless. thanks for all the help S2! Do you have AIM?)
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ya so how do you attach the pos wire to the pos batary terminal? and then you ground the neg? how? and if the led's have a cig lighter plug in on them, you snip that off and atach one to the positive and one to the neg on the back of the switch. and then connect the pos from the bat to the pos from the led on the back of the switch. same for the neg. neg from ground to the neg from led at the switch? i think i have in making sense in my noggin. is that right? and help with the first two q's. patience, i am all thumbs with electric!!
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Yeah you would cut off the cigaratte lighter adapter plug off all the led tubes and splice/wire them together....

As far as hooking them up to the fuses, I will reply back to you when I get home, just leaving work right now....
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to the fuses not battary? if you have a moment to go into detail please do so and sticky it here, or email it or just post it. all the help in the world is needed. ( magdad5@yahoo.com ) and i am sure others need the info now or in the future
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ps. i have led spotlights now pointed at the floor both front and rear to light up the foot area. i want to put them in the vents, to make them glo. i also want to put tubes in the foot areas now. the spots currently four of them are in the cig lighter, and wires hidden (sept for the length to reach the lighter) under the center console. they pop out along side the seat where i have a multi cig adaptor to hold the extra cig plug in, then re hidden til they pop out just a lil for the two lights in the back. done a year ago before i was even near daring enough to attemp a real switch set like i want now. i am over the ghetto light set-up
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Yeah, i never wanted to use a cigarette lighter spliter adapter cuz I think that would just look dumb in my car. I saw those switch boxes and it gave me the idea. I'm planning on putting two LEDs under the dash in the front, one under the drivers side, one under the passengers side. Then I'm going to put two in the back next to the seats: one on the left, one on the right.

Also, what if the wires arent long enough to reach up to the front? and how do you hide the wires?? Just tuck them in places?? I was thinking about putting the ones in the back with the wires facing towards the back of the car and then bringing them up through the middle under the seats and center console. and then the front ones dont seem to hard to hide.
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with the rear i think the popular move is under the carpet to the front. along side the seats you say? i was going with a longer tube mounted just below the bottom of the rear butt cushion. kinda hidden but can shine the whole area. and then under the carpet with the wire to the front switch, once i figure that out. were you putting ur's in the threshold of the rear doors? that might be at risk for an accedental foot bash.
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I am writing up a post for you guys right now.... bare with me... it's going to be long......
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with the rear i think the popular move is under the carpet to the front. along side the seats you say? i was going with a longer tube mounted just below the bottom of the rear butt cushion. kinda hidden but can shine the whole area. and then under the carpet with the wire to the front switch, once i figure that out. were you putting ur's in the threshold of the rear doors? that might be at risk for an accedental foot bash.
I was thinking about putting the lights under the seats too, but then I noticed there was some room between the seats and the side of the car on each side, and I think it would be an awesome place for the lights...

Nah I wasnt thinkin about the threshold because I know the ppl who get in and out of my car

Thanks S2!! I dont have Yahoo messenger, it keeps getting deleted off my comp, but I'll see if I can find it.
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