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Old 11-06-2005, 01:40 AM
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With radar detectors, cell phone chargers, Ipod chargers, 12 volt computer adaptors, and portable DVD players. I thought it would be nice to have a 12 volt auxiliary power supply. Knowing there is a blank spot next to the cigarette lighter I thought what perfect location for my aux power. So I went to the auto parts store and purchase the parts. Basically all was needed was the 12 volt socket with black rubber cover, and fuse holder. Next thing I did was remove the radio and radio mounting bracket. Now you can drill into the dash. I tapped into the radio's positive & negative leads for power. Easy job and it looks factory.
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Old 11-06-2005, 02:58 AM
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Nice little DIY for those of us who need two power supplies. Thanks!
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Old 11-06-2005, 08:24 AM
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Not only good to have the extra power point , it also will fit a power plug correctly. What was Porsche thinking using the larger size on USA cars!
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Oh man - now my winter project list just got even longer.

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Old 11-06-2005, 11:41 AM
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That is a neat idea... We NEVER have enough power!
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