Why You Need a Wiring Harness for Light Bars
While it may not seem like a big deal at the time of installation or purchase, the absence of a wiring harness on your vehicle’s lighting bar can cause avoidable issues for you down the line. If you properly wire a switch and get a wiring kit for the lights for your vehicles, you can avoid a headache later on.
Auxbeam has experts when it comes to this kind of thing. We’ve got everything you’ll ever need to know about wiring harnesses and how to properly wire a switch and get the most out of your lights.
What is a Wiring Harness?
a switch, familiarize yourself with the inner workings of your vehicle’s individual wiring system. It will be helpful to have a reference point with how it is all connected. And the part your light bar has in the wiring makeup.
Take your terminals and connect them to your light bar. You’ll want to tap the white wire to the red, then the black to the negative black. When these are connected, you can keep them in place wit
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There will be a red wire that is connected to the fuse. Take this wire and tap it into the car battery positive. Then, wire a switch black wire and tap it to the battery’s negative.
The switch button will be adhesive, so you can put it wherever suits you best. Place the button on the inside of your vehicle, then find the firewall cover on the driver side. Take the switch wiring and insert it from the engine bay to the inside of your vehicle.
Connect the red trigger wire and the light’s positive wire. Let the black wire tap a negative source or the ground. This will protect your battery from draining if it goes unused for an extended period of time.
Test out your newly wire switch to ensure your light functions as you’d like it to. If you experience any issues, our experts at Auxbeam are always happy to answer your questions or help guide you toward success when upgrading or wiring a switch.
Where Can You Find Everything You Need?
Auxbeam is a team of trusted experts when it comes to wiring harnesses and the supplies you require to wire a switch and upgrade your vehicle. We have a wide range of products available and a friendly staff of professionals who are always ready to offer up advice.
We have different wiring harnesses, including one lead, two lead, and dual switches, as well as a variety of switch panels in-store or online. We always recommend purchasing a pack of wiring harness alongside your light bars so they function optimally and you can avoid issues down the line.
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