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Theft detterent?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by stallion85, Jul 31, 2004.

  1. stallion85

    stallion85 1/2 ton status

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    How do you make an ignition cutoff switch. I want to have a hidden switch that needs to be flipped to get power to the battery. How woud I do it? I have a switch and some wire, don't know what to route it through. Any ideas using the stuff I have?
     
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    smprider112 1/2 ton status

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    If the switch can handle the power, just run it under the hood through the battery cable...my anti-theft device is the fact that its too ugly to steal /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  3. Hossbaby50

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    Hookup a toggle swithc on the power wire for the distributor. It will cut power to the dist but the motor will still crank over.

    My other method is I take a Krytonite cable and run it threw the seat frame and then threw the steering wheel. I lock it with a big arse masterlock and call it a day. They can cut the steering wheel to get past that but then they just have to try and get past the kill switch.

    And if you have an electric fuel pump you can put a toggle switch on that line too.

    Harley
     
  4. clubba68

    clubba68 1/2 ton status

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    You want it to either cut power to the coil, ignition, electronic fuel pump, etc. All you need to do to wire it in is make sure that the power or ground for whatever you are trying to switch has to run through the switch itself.
     
  5. stallion85

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    Cool, I like Harleys idea about the distributor. I will look at it this week and figure something out /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
  6. k5freak44

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    lol i have one under the dash and i didnt even know till last week
     

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