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Panduit mounted
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Painted and clear coated to match the truck
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Distribution Terminal Block Mounted
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Finally received the two fuse Bus blocks
Made labels for all the busses and terminal blocks
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Made all my wire labels
Went to the store today and bought all the heat shrink and disconnects
On a side bonus also got to give my kids the birds and bees talk after they ask why the disconnects are labeled male and female
 

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First set of lights mounted
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First 4 of 8 switches

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Mounted switch panel in the head liner, but there’s going to another 2 two switches.....

Now I just need to get a fish to fish the wire through the headliner and down to the back of the rear seats
 

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To make the back of the cab more accessible and allow mounting the back pan to the floor behind the rear seats.
I modified the top of the rear seat to fold down

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I have to say thanks to Ramrebel.org and it’s search feature LOL
I can’t remember who posted it, but there is a thread all about how to do it

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Nicely done bunch of extra space back there and if you decide to put seat covers on the back seats itll make your life 10 times easier
 

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Sorry I haven’t updated in a while
I had some delays in the project

I’ve been waiting on Fuse Taps and putting together the main wire harness, plus working on the overhead switch harness...

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These are the jumpers for the overhead switches. I had to redo the white wire jumpers because I learned the switches required 2 grounds or negative connections

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You should see all the wires I have spread out in my garage LOL

Oh and I bought a DRL light set that have the turn signal functionality....
So, more wire are being added to the main wire harness

Now I just need to figure out where they will mount up
 
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Ran the front harness and connected all the lights to the harness

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Connected the harness to the fuse taps and the ground to the main ground stud

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Ran the harness in through the back of the cab

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Also mounted the new DRL/signals
Sadly I’m still waiting on the last fuse taps to complete the signal function.
So I’m waiting to mount the back pan in the cab

I guess this would be Phase 2

Phase 3 will be the fun part.... Running the wires through the headliner and down the back pillars and making room for 2 more switches in the headliner.... then final termination of all connections on the back pan
 

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My camping trip was delayed by a day
So I decided to go ahead and finish the rest of this project

I started with pulling the interior panels loose so I had access to the headliner

FYI...after pulling the panel loose there is a Phillips screw holding the top of the panel in place
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Then I had to also pull the middle pillar loose... this is held in by two 8mm bolts... or they may be 10mm
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Once the panels were loose, I was able to partially pull the head liner down. I then fished the wire for the switches through their mounting holes to the back
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Terminated the wires on the switches
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And then landed them on their bus blocks
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Cleaned everything up and placed all the covers back on
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Switches all mounted and tested
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Ran into a few issues with the connectors that came with the DRL pods, but after I replaced them with my own... all the lights worked

Now I just have to wait for it to get darker and I’ll get som pics of the switches illuminated and the lights on
 

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Nothing on...
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Driving Lights...
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Driving Lights and Bumper Lights...
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Headlights/fog lights, driving lights, bumper lights.
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Switches illuminated
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Baron, nice work. I'm curious so gotta ask....... Electrician? Not too many people know what Panduit is or the term blocks....... Very clean and done professionally. I like when some 1 takes pride in their work and goes that extra step to make it look nice in top of it all!

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Baron, nice work. I'm curious so gotta ask....... Electrician? Not too many people know what Panduit is or the term blocks....... Very clean and done professionally. I like when some 1 takes pride in their work and goes that extra step to make it look nice in top of it all!
Thanks man I appreciate it
Early in my career I started in my companies panel shop building electrical panels and what not. I got great experience mounting din rail, terminal blocks, circuit breakers, and the like. Plus growing up I always loved playing with electrical type stuff and re-wiring almost anything.

Using LED’s sure makes running wire easy... a lot easier than Halogen lights.
My last truck I did a lot of it wrong and almost had a few electrical fires. I made a promise to my wife that I wouldn’t fry this Truck LOL
Everything now has proper fusing, proper gauged wire, and sort of easy to access for any kind of maintenance while staying hidden

I have been thinking of raising the back pan a little higher though because even with the seat back folded down, all the fuse blocks and terminals are down even with the lower portion of the seat
 
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