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Offline Markap

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Adding more brake lights
« on: September 08, 2020, 10:28:48 PM »
I bought two LED pods which flash when activated to use as additional brake lights.  I looked around back there but couldn’t find the right wire going to the brake light.  Anyone know which one it is?

Offline talh

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Re: Adding more brake lights
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2020, 06:28:10 AM »
The easiest way to find it is to track it back from the light itself. There's a plug there so you can disconnect and test to find the right one.

Another option - if you are willing to shell out $200 - get the EZCan device. You won't need to cut/splice any wires (it detects pressing the brake) and you can make it blink, strobe, etc (there are several modes).

It can do much more, obviously... I also connected it to my aux leds and the Soundbomb horn.