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konarider94 07-22-2010 05:36 PM

mds light
what wire do you tap into for wiring a mds on light. thanks

Frankie 07-23-2010 09:57 PM

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The wire is brown and light blue and is in the first harness from the front!

konarider94 07-25-2010 01:01 PM

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Frankie 07-25-2010 01:15 PM

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Originally Posted by konarider94 (Post 241191)

Thats what we are here for! ;)

thex2 11-29-2010 11:54 AM

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How can I add a light in my cabin to show when MDS is engaged? I know how to do the mechanical work, I just don't know what needs to be done. IE: Do I solder the lights negative connection to the MDS wire and connect the positive connection to my battery?

jeepgcoman 11-29-2010 04:12 PM

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I came up with this mod. for the LX's back in 05. The wiring for the WK is exactly the same, but the install is actually easier. Here's the install info. for the LX under my LXForums screen name, magnuman:

On the WK the PCM/TCM is also in approximately the same location, but there is a wire pass-through just behind it. It dumps in behind the glove box. It's easy to route the wires to where you want to mount the light. On the WK I used a Radio Shack green LED instead of the lighted on/off switch I used on the LX. I've never turned it off like I initially thought I might. Here's a pix of where I mounted mine.

brentwoodkris 02-03-2012 10:55 PM

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Stumbled on this thread and planning on doing this this weekend. I just picked up a 12v green LED with built in resistor from RS. Did I get the right part?

brentwoodkris 02-18-2012 07:44 PM

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seriously? no responses? come on guys

scjeep4.7HO 02-18-2012 10:05 PM


Originally Posted by brentwoodkris (Post 576732)
seriously? no responses? come on guys

That should be fine.

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jeepgcoman 02-19-2012 08:29 PM

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Yes, that'll work. I'd have traded you jobs this weekend. I installed a Sidewinder cam in my Magnum. Did the same to the Jeep back in October. Never again.....I hope.

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