Re: [DML] cigarette lighter Batt. Drain
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Re: [DML] cigarette lighter Batt. Drain

It appears somebody just wired the bulb to the heating element right next to it (Purple, not to be confused with courtesy light Purple, which takes off from Fuse 12 -- there are two Purple circuits under the console). OEM was Red/Orange, which is keyed to the light switch. If you want to rewire cigarette illumination to OEM, there is a Red/Orange junction at the extreme rear of the console (passenger side) you can tap into, and the rheostat is also used as a junction point. NAPA sells Orange jacketed wire which is close enough to OEM to keeps things decipherable (IMHO OEM wire looks more Orange/Red than Red/Orange)

Bill Robertson

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, Marc Levy <malevy_nj@...> wrote:
> Pull it out..  Likely someone modified the wiring improperly.
> --- On Wed, 6/20/12, John Podlewski <john_podlewski@...> wrote:
> From: John Podlewski <john_podlewski@...>
> Subject: [DML] cigarette lighter Batt. Drain
> To: "dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" <dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2012, 12:41 AM
> Just a simple question after I got back from the show, I noticed the cigarette lighter illumination stays on after the doors are closed.
> door switched are tripped (FYI) when I pull the #8 fuse no change which it is suppose to control that, however pulling the #17 fuse disables it along with the radio of coarse.
> Anybody have experience with that issue or any place to sart troublshootin. 
> Thx
> .
> John Podlewski, Owner
> Jet Set Landscape and Sprinker, Inc.
> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]


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