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VSGTS14 Sep 16, 4:02am - #276259 

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power and illumination for gauges

what's the best/easiest way to give a gauge it's power and illumination source?
is there a way to tap into a fuse and what would i need?
if taping into a wire, what's the best way?
just lookin for some answers to this, since i've seen some setups on here that are nice thumbsup

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VSGTS14 Sep 16, 8:02pm - #276260 

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DSGB4LYF23 Sep 16, 8:56pm - #276261 

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The way I went is to the parking lamp wires. i also heard that the best way and the easiest way to do it is to the cig lighter.
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DSGB4LYF23 Sep 16, 8:59pm - #276262 

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DSGB4LYF23 Sep 16, 9:01pm - #276263 

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DSGB4LYF23 Sep 16, 9:04pm - #276264 

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MICABLUE Sep 16, 9:12pm - #276265 

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Make sure you use t-taps for a clean connection. Cigarette lighter always works good. If you get a wiring diagram for your car you can find a bunch of power sources that work well.
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DSGB4LYF23 Sep 16, 9:16pm - #276266 

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VSGTS14 Sep 16, 9:36pm - #276267 

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ok lol, you can close this thread
i was installing my boost and egt gauges in my car and wanted to know what i could connect it to
but i taught myself spineyes

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