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Need a GM wire kit 4 a roof strobe. Who makes one??

Discussion in 'Truck & Equipment Repair' started by 1smoknz, Dec 4, 2013.

  1. 1smoknz

    1smoknz Junior Member
    from 53523
    Messages: 13

    I have a new 2014 Chevy with the strobe light switch in the upper counsel. Does anyone make or know a clean way to wire that switch into a magnetic mount strobe light above the rear cab third brake light. I've seen many that hack it in but I want something that looks good and is functional. Thanks
  2. Antlerart06

    Antlerart06 PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,437

    sound like be easy with that little strobe plug it in the cig lighter plug and go Now you was going put a fix mount strobe bar on the truck Then I would wire it to the switch
  3. GONZO911

    GONZO911 Member
    Messages: 41

    wiring should be run inside the truck under the headliner to just above the rear window-other spot to look is above the "b" pillar on drivers side of truck above the headliner-should be wires there from the switch. interesting note: unless GM changed their wiring, the switch comes from the factory live-and if turned on without light will still drain battery....if you need further information-gmupfitter.com has builder and upfitter specs and locations that should help.
  4. jasonv

    jasonv PlowSite.com Addict
    from kannada
    Messages: 1,122

    How would it drain the battery if the light isn't hooked up to it? Did they install it shorting out or something?
  5. GONZO911

    GONZO911 Member
    Messages: 41

    the switch is wired to relay, powered from the battery, has 200 milliamp draw on system when key off.