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  1. 3rd Generation Optima (2011 - 2015)
    I would like to provide power from dome light to windshield mounted radar detector (Uniden R7 with RJ-11 plug) and dash cam (Auto-Vox D6 Pro with micro USB plug). Radar detector runs off 12V, the cam needs 5V, 1A. My rear view mirror has no power. Is there a way to do this simply or due to...
  2. DIY Projects
    Looking to rewire my fogs as drl with turn on power for relay from parking lights. Is there some where in cabin I can splice from rather than at the parking lights themselves? This way an just t-tap and I not be exposed to elements. Want from parking light circuit as don't want the fogs lit when...
  3. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    I'm planning to add some additional LEDs to sync with my interior/dome lights. I had planned on simply using a fuse tap for the extra lights, but I realized the fuse I need is part of the two-fuse "hot-swap" with the yellow handle (Sorry for the terrible description there, but hopefully you...
  4. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    I did the research on the site to see how amazing complicated it is just to get to the radio wire harness and wonder if I should just pop the door panels off and wire directly into those wires for the HLIP.. Anyone have experience with this same thing? What did you do? ---------- Post added at...
  5. Interior and Exterior Modifications
    I went crazy and bought a ton of stuff, Posi Taps look like my best option for installing but what gauge taps should I get? What am I wiring? Auto Mirrors Auto Sunroof Switchback Drls (maybe... might be over my head, going to start another thread on this topic so no comments here... save them...
  6. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    Im planning on doing this today, its mod under $5. Sucks for me, my optima doesn't beep or notify by sound when I arm and disarm it, its an LX. So I'm need some help on where to tap in to make it work. Any advice? This guy isn't me, Its just showing y'all what im planning on doing.
  7. Engine and Technical Discussion
    Hi, Which fuse in the engine compartment would the best to use to tap off of? It has to be one that is hot only when the ignition is on. Thanks, Max
  8. Entertainment: Audio, Navigation, and Electronics
    To the best of my knowledge, this hasn't been discussed.... Where would be the best place to hook up my Audio control LC6i (LOC)? Would it work fine from the rear sub, should i try the input into the amp? any ideas would be much appreciated. I'm waiting to install my dual 10" earthquake DBXi...
  9. DIY Projects
    Ok I am wanting to add LED lights to the interior of my car. I saw someone do it in blue on here but cannot find the topic. I already have the lights. I bough 4" LED strips in red similar to what we are using for eyeliners on our headlights. My problem is I really don't want to cut into the...
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