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1997 K1500 with Boss Plow

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by jonny01blaze, Nov 12, 2011.

  1. jonny01blaze

    jonny01blaze Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    Hey guys, I need alittle help. As the topic states I have a 97 1500 with a Boss Plow. I have 95% of it hooked up and am just waiting for a few parts to come in to finish it up. I am having a small problem with the wiring. The parking light and turn signal wires I am unsure which to splic into on the vehicle half. The Boss instruction are very vauge and don't state which color to specifically tap. I hope someone can chime in and let me know which to splice. Thanks!
  2. MarkEagleUSA

    MarkEagleUSA Senior Member
    Messages: 335

    Should be:

    Left = Lt Blu
    Right = Dk Blu
    Park = Brn
  3. jonny01blaze

    jonny01blaze Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    Awesome! Thanks man!
  4. jonny01blaze

    jonny01blaze Junior Member
    Messages: 16

    Alright one more question. The negative cable, the one that's like 4 gauge. There's not way to hook to my batteries negative term. Can I just ground to the firewall?
  5. Plowtoy

    Plowtoy Senior Member
    Messages: 929

    Not to the firewall, the plow would be "searching" for a ground through the body. I would suggest the frame or engine if the battery isn't an option. I would also consider getting a battery with both top and side post connections, that would make wiring a lot easier and more reliable