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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-30-2006, 05:46 PM Thread Starter
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checking taillight operation?

just purchased a '05 taillight off ebay. i plan on sending it in to mccoy to have the integrated taillight kit placed on it.
i want to make sure it is in working order before i send it out.

my questions is, can i disconnect my current stock unit's plug and just plug it into the recently acquired unit to see if it works?
i don't need to 'ground' it in any way do i?
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That should do it. All the wires it needs to operate should already be in the plug.

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Or, you could modify an old PC power supply and hook it up to that. It's pretty easy to do and very useful, if you like to tinker with electronics.

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 01-30-2006, 07:48 PM
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just hook it up to a 12V source and ground it.
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