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#1 (permalink) Old 11-02-2006, 07:46 AM
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Need some wiring help on my 540

I've just gotten my new headlights from JLevi Streetwerks. Overall I've been happy with my buying experience. They forgot to include wire taps and a couple of xenon bulbs and instructions, but they are correcting that situation now.

What I need help with is identifying which of the three wires in my turn signals I need to connect my angel eyes to. Obviously I want them on when my parking lamps are on. I understand that one of the wires is a ground, one of the wires is a constant 12v, and one of the wires is a blinking 12v. I need to know which wire is the constant 12v and which one is the ground. Thanks for anyone who can help.

In addition, anybody remember the fuse number that I need to upgrade to 15 amps?



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Sorry if it's too obvious, but did you try checking Volume 2 (Electrical) of the Bentley Manual you bought from me? I recall it has a panoply of wiring diagrams that may provide your answer.

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LOL, yeah probably should do that. Didn't even think of it.



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