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whats this wire?

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by dryfly2, Feb 19, 2006.

  1. dryfly2

    dryfly2 Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    hi,im new to the forum.pulled down my headliner to install a set of clearance lts,and noticed a 8 pin plug taped to the roof? any insight?
     
  2. ksland

    ksland Senior Member
    from ma
    Messages: 420

    Should be a 2 wire taped up. It is the power for your outside add on plow light on trucks with a plow package. If you have a push switch near the airbag shutoff on the dash, it is pre-wired for a safety strobe light.
     
  3. dryfly2

    dryfly2 Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    i located the two wire for the plow lights,but there was an additional 8 or ten pin plug taped towards the front.
     
  4. calhoun

    calhoun Senior Member
    Messages: 165

    If you have the base truck (without the overhead console) those would be the wires for the console map lights, power for the mirrors self dimming/compass/temperature functions. I think on-star stuff plugs in up there also.
     
  5. dryfly2

    dryfly2 Junior Member
    Messages: 14

    thank you, im sure your right.