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Old 07-09-2012, 09:16 PM   #1
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12 volt question

I need to install a 12 volt light on each side of the bay doors for night time convenience- Where will I find the wiring to tap into? What color are the 2 wires I need? Should I just go to the battery box and run wires from there? What type of fusing do I need? THANX in advance for all replies- I'm sure someone on the forum has "been there, done that"- DD
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Don, I don't know your unit but feel your pain. I solved the same issue by buying a couple of battery operated LED motion detector lights ($8.00 at Lee Valley..a Canadian store). They detect body heat, not movement, so the jiggling of equipment stored in the compartment won't set the lights off. I can open the basement, stick my hand in, and get 60seconds of light. Just enough to do whatever I need to at night.
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Old 07-10-2012, 08:49 PM   #3
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snip...... I'm sure someone on the forum has "been there, done that"- DD
Yep, been there, done that...., and here is a JOF link to my pass thru storage light install:

https://www.jaycoowners.com/showthrea...=storage+light

Hope this helps.

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Don, I don't know your unit but feel your pain. I solved the same issue by buying a couple of battery operated LED motion detector lights ($8.00 at Lee Valley..a Canadian store). They detect body heat, not movement, so the jiggling of equipment stored in the compartment won't set the lights off. I can open the basement, stick my hand in, and get 60seconds of light. Just enough to do whatever I need to at night.
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