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Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons #207771 Jun 25, 11:24am Jun 25, 11:24am
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Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons
Uhm.. this kit just arrived in the mail (2 12" CCFL - Blue)
the 1's shown in the install guide seem to have came w\ a swithc to turn them off and on, mine didnt. So i was wondering if anyone has ever installed these and if i need to buy some extra to have these installed.

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: Mad_Game] #207772 Jun 25, 11:25am Jun 25, 11:25am
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its really easy... do you want a mounted switch?

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: TimO] #207773 Jun 25, 11:29am Jun 25, 11:29am
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sure would

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: Mad_Game] #207774 Jun 25, 11:43am Jun 25, 11:43am
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Just cut one of the two wires coming from the CC and put the switch in there. Like this...

-------------------\
------------------__\_
-----------------|------| << switch
-----------------|____|
===========[] []========= <========================== <
Sorry the image is ghetto lol im at work otherwise i would have drawn it for you

It doesn't matter which wire it is, the + or the - will be fine. then all you have to do is just ground the negative and hook the positve to a constant 12v power source like the cig lighter.

(the negative wire will be probably be silver in color, or the ruber casing around the wire will be just one color. the positive wire will be a coper color. and the casing for that will have some kind of colored stripe on it.)

You can get the switch at radio shack or someplace like that. Make sure it has two prongs on the underside of it.

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: TimO] #207775 Jun 25, 11:47am Jun 25, 11:47am
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??? there should have been a switch... i'm changing the type of switch on mine but i would think there would be a switch.. confused

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: Justice] #207776 Jun 25, 12:06pm Jun 25, 12:06pm
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arash holla at me when you install it i wanna see how your procedure would be because iam putting neons on too thumbsup

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: Justice] #207777 Jun 25, 12:42pm Jun 25, 12:42pm
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Originally Posted by Justice
??? there should have been a switch... i'm changing the type of switch on mine but i would think there would be a switch.. confused
yea thats why im like err.. i didnt get my switch cry

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: tru_Asiatik_Pride] #207778 Jun 25, 12:43pm Jun 25, 12:43pm
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Originally Posted by tru_Asiatik_Pride
arash holla at me when you install it i wanna see how your procedure would be because iam putting neons on too thumbsup
aight

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: TimO] #207779 Jun 25, 1:16pm Jun 25, 1:16pm
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Originally Posted by TimO
Just cut one of the two wires coming from the CC and put the switch in there. Like this...

-------------------\
------------------__\_
-----------------|------| << switch
-----------------|____|
===========[] []========= <<wire
========================== <<wire

Sorry the image is ghetto lol im at work otherwise i would have drawn it for you

It doesn't matter which wire it is, the + or the - will be fine. then all you have to do is just ground the negative and hook the positve to a constant 12v power source like the cig lighter.

(the negative wire will be probably be silver in color, or the ruber casing around the wire will be just one color. the positive wire will be a coper color. and the casing for that will have some kind of colored stripe on it.)

You can get the switch at radio shack or someplace like that. Make sure it has two prongs on the underside of it.
thanks for your help man thumbsup

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: Mad_Game] #207780 Jun 25, 1:16pm Jun 25, 1:16pm
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going to radio shack now

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: Mad_Game] #207781 Jun 25, 3:41pm Jun 25, 3:41pm
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no problem dude, let me know if I can help anymore. I know the first time I installed neons i was like "wtf ... and this goes where?" lol Now it's so simple... youll get it. thumbsup

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: TimO] #207782 Jun 25, 4:30pm Jun 25, 4:30pm
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check this thread for my diagram of a neon/ccfl setup and on how to make your neons turn on with alarm, doors, or virtually anything. PM me for help thumbsup thumbsup

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: ravertony] #207783 Jun 25, 4:31pm Jun 25, 4:31pm
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^^^
which thread would that be?

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: Sultan] #207784 Jun 25, 4:33pm Jun 25, 4:33pm
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oops my link got taken off

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthrea...#Post1869916566

EDIT: the diagram is towards the bottom

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: ravertony] #207785 Jun 25, 4:35pm Jun 25, 4:35pm
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pm'd you tony...

Re: Help Installing CCFL Footwell Neons [Re: Sultan] #207786 Jun 25, 4:51pm Jun 25, 4:51pm
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okay, writing back thumbsup

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