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Old 09-30-2019, 04:59 PM   #1
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Adding LED Lightbar Switch to Steering Wheel

I am going to be installing an LED lightbar right behind my grill. Having a switch somewhere on the dash can make it hard to switch off quickly if another car is coming.

I wanted to try and put a button that is attached to the steering wheel so I can reach the switch with my thumb while driving. Has anyone ever done this or know how this can be done?

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You could use a relay to trigger power to the light bar only when the high beams are on. A manual bypass switch (like a dpdt type) would allow you to run it separate of the high beams of desired. Relays are cheap...
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