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Old 12-22-2012, 01:59 PM   #1
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Need to find power source for mirror install

Hi guys i'm trying to install a homelink rear view mirror on my 2013 Focus Se three wire connect two being hot one ground, where is the best source for getting a hot connection, 3 fuse boxs on this car any idea which to use or tap power from vanity mirrors? any help would be great especially if you have already done this, the mirror is installed all i need is my power source.

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Old 01-01-2013, 11:32 AM   #2
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A lot of people are using the #85 fuse to add an add a fuse for radar detectors etc. What did you end up using?
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Old 01-01-2013, 12:31 PM   #3
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It seems feasible, without physically verifying, to tap those wires into the vanity mirror power.
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Old 01-02-2013, 02:17 PM   #4
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Ended using an add a fuse, not sure which # it is left side 3rd one up 5amp fuse worked great,homelink should be standard now a days on all cars.
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