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Aug 5, 2:58pm - #33310 
help with neons

alright, i wanna install neons next weekend and i wanna know how to extend the wires, the pic i attached is the kind of wires i have and i think these are the extra wires my brother used on his car for his neons,and i wanna know exactly how i would be doing this (extending the wires) and wouldnt i need to use both the red and black coil of wires because of +/- ?

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Aug 5, 3:00pm - #33311 
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this what the ends of my neons look like because they connect into the lighter thingy and i don't want to hook it up there but instead hook it up too the battery

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Aug 5, 3:03pm - #33312 
Mine were the same...they conected to the cig...

all I used was speaker wire to the length I needed...but you could use electrical tape to extend them by tapeing the two ends together...but it would be better to use a wire crimp and crimp two ends together.

Do you have a switch for your neons?
i would tell you my setup which is the same as the install in ecelica...


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Aug 5, 3:06pm - #33313 
yea are you talking about footwell neons?


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Aug 5, 3:10pm - #33314 
how would you attach the wires to the battery??? just hook straight to the battery or a wire coming off the battery?If the second where's the wire confused


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Aug 5, 3:10pm - #33315 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
Mine were the same...they conected to the cig...

all I used was speaker wire to the length I needed...but you could use electrical tape to extend them by tapeing the two ends together...but it would be better to use a wire crimp and crimp two ends together.

Do you have a switch for your neons?
i would tell you my setup which is the same as the install in ecelica...


im actualy gonna put these under my seats and yea i have switches
somewhere

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Aug 5, 3:13pm - #33316 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
Mine were the same...they conected to the cig...

all I used was speaker wire to the length I needed...but you could use electrical tape to extend them by tapeing the two ends together...but it would be better to use a wire crimp and crimp two ends together.

Do you have a switch for your neons?
i would tell you my setup which is the same as the install in ecelica...


im actualy gonna put these under my seats and yea i have switches
somewhere


ok the best thing to do is follow this install guide...
I did this and didn't have any problems at all...
I extended some of my wire with electrical tape...and mine is hooked up to the battery also. I need to switch it to the fuse though.
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthrea...;o=&fpart=1


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Aug 5, 3:15pm - #33317 
what exactly is a ground wire? im new to electrical things

edit:my other question was,isnt there 2 seperate wires in the regular cables for my neons? if there is wouldnt i need 2 differant wires to extend it?

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Aug 5, 3:18pm - #33318 
Originally Posted by IcEd blUe
what exactly is a ground wire? im new to electrical things


it is the negative wire...the black one...it grounds the unit from blowing up and shit...you need to ground everything.


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Aug 5, 3:20pm - #33319 
VSGTS14 you have pm thumbsup


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Aug 5, 3:39pm - #33320 
a pic billy wanted...

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Aug 5, 3:40pm - #33321 
close up of the wire

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Aug 5, 3:41pm - #33322 
r those redline cause if you didnt get the 10x brighter ones go back and get them the normal ones are shit


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Aug 5, 3:42pm - #33323 
Originally Posted by InsaneImport
r those redline cause if you didnt get the 10x brighter ones go back and get them the normal ones are shit


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Aug 5, 3:59pm - #33324 
this is my setup.

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Aug 5, 4:20pm - #33325 
no cause i had the normal ones and they were shit same set up so i returned them and got the 10x brighter alittle more money but well worth it but its your car so thumbsup


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Aug 5, 4:30pm - #33326 
I would recommend wiring them to the fuse box. Its much safer that way and you wouldn't have to go through the hassle to run the wires through the fire wall.

As for extending the wires, use crimps instead of electrical tape.

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Aug 5, 4:33pm - #33327 
Originally Posted by Karrion28
I would recommend wiring them to the fuse box. Its much safer that way and you wouldn't have to go through the hassle to run the wires through the fire wall.

As for extending the wires, use crimps instead of electrical tape.


which I need to do.


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Aug 6, 1:40pm - #33331 
Thanks Again ...Helped me Tons

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