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Old 05-06-2013, 12:24 AM   #36
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I also have no idea what you're talking about...
Convincing Charlie or me of our ways. It's set in stone and like talking to a brick wall
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Convincing Charlie or me of our ways. It's set in stone and like talking to a brick wall
No one will convince us otherwise hahaha
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Lol butchering? I simply spliced my power wire to my side markers.
You chose wisely, as the side marker and fog lamps are both protected by a 15 amp fuse.

To anyone else that taps into a power source to power a circuit, be sure the fuse you are tapping into is rated for the same power draw as the circuit you are powering. And NEVER install a larger fuse; the wiring for that circuit is rated for a certain amperage. Installing a larger fuse will cause the wiring to overheat, and potentially cause an electrical fire from the wirings plastic coating to melt, and/or catch fire.
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You chose wisely, as the side marker and fog lamps are both protected by a 15 amp fuse.

To anyone else that taps into a power source to power a circuit, be sure the fuse you are tapping into is rated for the same power draw as the circuit you are powering. And NEVER install a larger fuse; the wiring for that circuit is rated for a certain amperage. Installing a larger fuse will cause the wiring to overheat, and potentially cause an electrical fire from the wirings plastic coating to melt, and/or catch fire.
Finally a smart reply/comment. Everyone just replies and says its bad but never gives a reason behind it. But its always a good thing to be a mechanical engineering major and a Smart Start installer for a best friend so I know a bit of this not everything but the basics. So luckily I did it correctly.
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It's not bad to do your own arragement. Some like stock OEM additions, and others such as yourself like to be inventive/creative. Nothing wrong with that.

It's also good to see that most who go the way of inventive/creative also do the homework. Making sure the mod is not going to cause any short or long term ill effects is always a best choice.
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It's not bad to do your own arragement. Some like stock OEM additions, and others such as yourself like to be inventive/creative. Nothing wrong with that.

It's also good to see that most who go the way of inventive/creative also do the homework. Making sure the mod is not going to cause any short or long term ill effects is always a best choice.
Like intakes and such. It's sick at shows to see custom work like that. But I'm one of those tht just likes the oem look and feel. And I like the pull button for the fogs can't stop pulling it lol
I also like reliability that oem will give. Sure I can do the same with splices and such but I'm not a light guy. I'm a engine, exhaust, paint, and audio guy.
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Like intakes and such. It's sick at shows to see custom work like that. But I'm one of those tht just likes the oem look and feel. And I like the pull button for the fogs can't stop pulling it lol
I also like reliability that oem will give. Sure I can do the same with splices and such but I'm not a light guy. I'm a engine, exhaust, paint, and audio guy.
Stupid fast and loud ftw!!!!
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Stupid fast and loud ftw!!!!
Lmfao
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Like intakes and such. It's sick at shows to see custom work like that. But I'm one of those tht just likes the oem look and feel. And I like the pull button for the fogs can't stop pulling it lol
I also like reliability that oem will give. Sure I can do the same with splices and such but I'm not a light guy. I'm a engine, exhaust, paint, and audio guy.
Audio huh? I could use your expert advise....What's your take on the kits that are sold out there (they replace the center dash) to allow us to change our stock head unit and put in one with a built in GPS? The $299.00 they want just for the center dash replacement has stopped me, and thast's not even purchasing the head unit yet.
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Audio huh? I could use your expert advise....What's your take on the kits that are sold out there (they replace the center dash) to allow us to change our stock head unit and put in one with a built in GPS? The $299.00 they want just for the center dash replacement has stopped me, and thast's not even purchasing the head unit yet.
Ill have to look into it. I was a best buy computer and tablet specialist then did car audio installs for them before I quit to the place I work now (wedding caterer) I've wanted this too.

Also gotta think if you have sync too
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I'm going to get my gt front end soon. Have to wait until the bidding ends. Ill post pics
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I'm going to get my gt front end soon. Have to wait until the bidding ends. Ill post pics
I got my buddy chris his for $50
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Nice deal. How did you get that.
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Nice deal. How did you get that.
I know a guy at casa ford repair center
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Awsome pics of stuffing a front bumper cover into the trunk/rear seat area of a Mustang, then driving off to install! Love it!
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Awsome pics of stuffing a front bumper cover into the trunk/rear seat area of a Mustang, then driving off to install! Love it!
We drive mustangs and we found it only propper to pick up the bumper with a mustang hahaha
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I got a gt bumper $50 eleanor grille 100$

Fogs 60$ and wiring of my parking lights
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I got a gt bumper $50 eleanor grille 100$

Fogs 60$ and wiring of my parking lights
U mean ima wire the fogs hahaha
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U mean ima wire the fogs hahaha
So, when Mario is not fighting Donkey Kong (showing my age huh?), he's out wiring Mustangs?
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So I got the surround. The bumper and grill with fogs are on there way. Is this what I should buy. Is it plug n play. Do I news the h11 adapter from h10. I don't have fogs on my v6 bumper.
http://www.starkey-products.com/v6-m...-kit-2010-2012
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So I got the surround. The bumper and grill with fogs are on there way. Is this what I should buy. Is it plug n play. Do I news the h11 adapter from h10. I don't have fogs on my v6 bumper.
http://www.starkey-products.com/v6-m...-kit-2010-2012
H10 with addin brand new fogs. H11 if you got the pony pack or any from factory already in.
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Ok thanks. Where are the wires plugged into? and how easy is the install on the switch? I'm ordering this today, it says it come with instructions.

I've searched for instructions on taking off the front bumper in search and Google, I was only able to find a video for 2013 front bumper. Thanks for all the information.
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I found the raxiom headlight instructions on americanmuscle.com and it explains how to remove the bumper.
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The hardest part is making it look clean. The switch just has a screw behind it. Then the wire tap is semi hard cause its a one shot deal. I'm happy with it because I'm a noob at lighting mods
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The hardest part is making it look clean. The switch just has a screw behind it. Then the wire tap is semi hard cause its a one shot deal. I'm happy with it because I'm a noob at lighting mods
I tapped the wrong wire on accident :p
Jut took some o the electrical "tape" and covered it up.
Make sure you check the # of te wire you're tapping, because 1 &5 are VERY similar

Also, the install is a piece of cake. You might want to buy some larger zip ties
Also, go underneath your intake!

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And you're on a have a ton of random wires hanging on the passenger side
Nothing you can do about it
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I personally just ran a positive and negative line to the fogs. I have it wired uo to a switch but ima rewire it and have it tap into my side markers since Ima be buying 64 dollar high output bright LED bulbs that dont waste power and it will look cool when my fogs light up when I unlock my car haha
Sorry to bring up an older thread (and I know I'm asking a lot of questions), but I was wondering if you ended up tapping into your side markers, and if you've had any problems with it? I've seen a couple of people on different forums (and YouTube) who said they wired fog lights into their v6's this way, and I'm just curious if there are any drawbacks (vs saving up and getting the complete Raxiom or Starkey kit).
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Don't be sorry to bring up an old thread. I would rather add to a thread than 1000 people creating useless ones.

Oh I mean, hi.
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Sorry to bring up an older thread (and I know I'm asking a lot of questions), but I was wondering if you ended up tapping into your side markers, and if you've had any problems with it? I've seen a couple of people on different forums (and YouTube) who said they wired fog lights into their v6's this way, and I'm just curious if there are any drawbacks (vs saving up and getting the complete Raxiom or Starkey kit).

You can do it this way. But I did the starkey because it's OEM wiring loom, that and it lets you use the fogs with the high beams on. Oh and an OEM switch which adds fog toggle and automatic lights.
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Hi! Saving up for the kit sounds like it may still be the best way to go, Thanks for your input!
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