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Headlamp switch Plus 2

PostPost by: NYK » Tue Nov 27, 2018 5:56 pm

el torro wrote:I have a switch like that as a spare could be for sale if I can find it

Thanks, but I just ordered one!
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PostPost by: JonB » Wed Nov 28, 2018 9:02 am

NYK wrote:You mention using a relay for headlights, so are you suggesting running a heavier duty live up to near the lights and then using the existing headlamp wiring as signal wires to a pair of relays?

When I did mine I drew up a circuit diagram and took pictures for this thread:


After being plunged into darkness down an unlit country lane by the thermal cutout circuit, me having 55W halogens fitted..
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