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wk interior lights fuse question

anyone know how many amps it is??? i want to tap into the power wire for the overhead dome lights and the leds that i will be installing will need about 1 amp to 1.5 amps on top of what the wire already is using... thanks!
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Old 01-28-2010, 11:53 AM
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

ok i found it

http://www.wkjeeps.com/wk_fuses.htm#INTERIOR

its fuse #12 and its rated for 10 amps so i'm good to go

anyone know how many amps the reg lights use without any addons???
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

you will be fine but I wouldnt tap into them in the overhead. i used an 'add a circuit' that replaces the one fuse and adds another fused power wire. like this:

http://www.parts-express.com/pe/show...ource=googleps

just be sure you get the one for the mini fuses under the dash.
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

ahhh ok i got ya!!!! great call rob!!!! THANKS!!!!! that will make my wiring SOOOO much easier as well!!!!!!!!!

anyone know how easy it is to take off the side mirrors??? can i run wiring into the truck through the mirrors????? hehehehe my mind is going into overdrive with leds
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

i never took one off but i think there are threads here.......
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

i will search and do some research
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

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you will be fine but I wouldnt tap into them in the overhead. i used an 'add a circuit' that replaces the one fuse and adds another fused power wire. like this:

http://www.parts-express.com/pe/show...ource=googleps

just be sure you get the one for the mini fuses under the dash.
rob another question here...

so lets say i use this and piggy back the 10amp fuse in the interior... will the leds that i hook up to this fuse only turn on when the interior lights are on? or will they always be on since there is no switch hooked up to them?
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

go back to wkjeeps and look at the fuses. if you choose one that is marked B+ it willl always have power, jeep on or off. the other will only have power when the Jeep is running.
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

i'm hoping that works ok bc you know how in the back we tapped into the lights with the 6 superflux leds those only come on when you turn on the lights... but those 6 leds only take 480 Mi which is 1/2 an amp
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

Door modules, Memory switch, O/H lamps, IP courtesy lamps, Glove box lamp (B+)


damn... i'm just thinking in my head if this is going to keep the lights always on.. i think it may... i think i might have to tap a light wire
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

If you want these extras to go on when you open the doors, then you will have to tap into the overhead wires at the light, the other fuse panel will supply power all the time...
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Re: wk interior lights fuse question

and adding 1.5 amps to the wires will be ok???? man i wished you lived closer in NJ
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