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Headlight highbeam relay

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by MTBLAZER89, Feb 2, 2004.

  1. MTBLAZER89

    MTBLAZER89 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    I know you can wire this yourself, but has anybody used the Painless harness for 88-98? Just wondering if it would work with the 88-91 style headlights? If so any mods required?

    Painless Harness
     
  2. Bubba Ray Boudreaux

    Bubba Ray Boudreaux 1 ton status

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    Here's a thread from way back that I had bookmarked, there's a little info in there.
    Relay Stuff
     
  3. 84_Chevy_K10

    84_Chevy_K10 Banned

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    I wouldn't use tap splices to do it, I'd solder and shrink tube the connections. Just get yourself some relays at the parts store. /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    Yep, those 3M ScotchLock™ connectors that pierce the insulation are a BAD idea for any wire that is exposed to the elements. Water then has a place to enter the wire and wick along the conductors. Not only do you then end up with a bad connection, but the wire inside the insulation is so corroded that you can't even solder to it any longer. /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif
     

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