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Old 08-23-2013, 06:46 AM
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I had some harbor freight running board lights, and yesterday I was trying to install them on my front bumper air dam, had them all installed and the wiring done, BUT I could not for the life of get them to turn on.
I have some harbor freight cab lights that work awesome, they are just tapped into the parking light wire, I did the exact same thing with these one, I even rewired everything a second time, but to no avail.
I also tried a test light and still would not work! I tried for hours with these and could not get them to go on, finally I lost my mind and threw everything away lol
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You should have run a relay for the extra lights with a signal wire from the parking lights to turn them on. That way, the extra amp draw wouldn't be an issue.
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