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looking for a fuse to tap

looking for a fuse to tap

Postby Judge.1337 [OP] » May 13 2013, 7:45pm

Im currently installing the jet accu-speed speedometer calibrator and I need a fuse that is as follows:
A fuse circuit in the fuse block that has a 12v signal any time the ignition switch is in the start or run position (only in these positions not 12 volts all time)

Anyone could guide me to a good fuse to tap on a 2001 chevy silverado it would be greatly appreciated
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Re: looking for a fuse to tap

Postby 19trax95 » May 13 2013, 8:38pm

Radio fuse would work. Just buy an add a fuse.
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Re: looking for a fuse to tap

Postby Judge.1337 [OP] » May 14 2013, 12:23am

Where would I add a fuse to make sure its only on when my truck is on?
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Re: looking for a fuse to tap

Postby RS2289 » May 14 2013, 12:40am

Add a fuse connects it directly just with an additional power line. Radio fuse would work depending on the power needs of what you are installing. That's the best question to answer before you plug into any existing fuses.
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Re: looking for a fuse to tap

Postby Dmanj » May 14 2013, 12:45am

looks like this

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One fuse is the original and the other is for the new circuit
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Re: looking for a fuse to tap

Postby Judge.1337 [OP] » May 14 2013, 1:00am

The radio fuse is not working my radio will turn on and my speedometer is all over the place any other suggestions?
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Re: looking for a fuse to tap

Postby RS2289 » May 14 2013, 3:24am

How many amps does it need?
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Re: looking for a fuse to tap

Postby Judge.1337 [OP] » May 14 2013, 3:25am

It doesnt say just that it needed the 12 volts when the vehicle is on
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