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  1. Help with extra plug in stereo upgrade.

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    Hello everybody! I’m new to the forum, haven’t had the chance to introduce myself. I have a 2011 FJ and I recently upgraded my stereo from the old FJammer to a brand new Sony XAV-AX100. However, I ran into a problem; while I was installing the new stereo I realized there was an extra...
  2. Question about horn installation

    Misc. Technical Discussion
    I have a wiring question: I bought the wolo bad boy on amazon and want to install it. I watched the install video from one of the users here: mrgunsngear. At one point in the video, he talks about needing an 8” extension wire to attach to the plug that was cut off. My question is what exactly is...
  3. Switch Wiring Help

    General Discussion
    Hey folks… would appreciate a little advice on fog light switch wiring: I'm replacing an OEM switch that doesn't have an indicator light with an OEM switch that does have an indicator light (OEM PT297-35070-AS). Wired it up as indicated in these drawings (4-pin drawing is the old switch, 6-pin...
  4. Blinker Wire colors?

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    Greetings Folks - Just finished up wiring in a Viper 3105v Alarm system into my stock 2008 FJ. Now the left blinker is blinking continuously, whenever the key is on. Right blinker functions normally. On with flashers, and turn signal handle, but the left is blinking no matter what. What wire...
  5. Accessory Battery

    Newbie Discussions
    Was planning on welding a roof rack to hold a forward facing lightbar and scene lighting all with actuators that raise and hide the lights like what has been done before just my design will be better and use newer quieter motors. My only problem is how I'm going to deliver the power needed. I...
  6. How to wire this dual USB charger with audio socket

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    Hi all, I got this: MIC TUNING INC off road auto accessories It's a basic USB extension for the FJC. However, there is something strange about it and before I wire it up I'd like to ask if anyone has the same thing wired. The bottom port is basically a USB-through that goes in the back of the...
  7. Reading for 10" Android - what is the Multimedia Interface ECU?

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    Thank you all thus far for the help getting wiring etc! I'm in love with the Joying and Pumkin 10" Android head units - yes 10 inches!! :blueblob: Mine is 2014 FJ with the premium JBL setup. But all of these units have RCA audio out into 4 speakers directly - and I have the JBL - which I...
  8. What do y'all think about a master seat swapping thread?

    Interior / Exterior Visual Tech
    I'm in the midst of searching for either Lexus GX470/460 or 4Runner seats to swap into my 2010 FJ. There is a lot of information about those seats—and other aftermarket options—scattered about the forums, often with lots of unanswered questions. What do folks think about starting a thread to...
  9. Wires Behind Switch Blanks

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    I was recently installing some USB ports in the dash of my 2007 FJ and when I took off the panel with the switches there was one blank spot that had wires plugged in (see first pic). There was also another wiring harness that was just wrapped in foam (see second pic). I've heard that it could be...
  10. RESZ Fab Lightbar Install (w/Roof Connector)

    Lighting
    Despite the tremendous amount of information available here, I still had some difficulty in completing my light bar project so I wanted to post what I did/what supplies I used/how I did it to help anyone else struggling with this. My main issue was a waterproof connector for the roof. Going...
  11. Advice on threading power cord for dashcam

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    Had a nasty motorcycle accident (truck pulled across highway in front of me... couldn't stop and t-boned him at 60) a few years ago, that convinced me for the need for a dashcam. I am a first time FJ owner (2009) and lovin' it. I mounted a Garmin dashcam high up on the windshield just to the...
  12. Hitch and Wiring

    Trailers and Towing Tech
    Hello all, sorry if I'm posting to the wrong section. I am setting up my 2013 that currently is w/o towing package to tow my travel trailer. Couple of questions: First: Any feedback on pulling a 4500 lb travel trailer with my FJ? It's 30' LOA and I have an equalizer hitch with sway control...
  13. Wiring from trunk to underbody?

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    (First of all, I'm brand new to the forum so please forgive if this is in the wrong section or not following the rules) Hey there all, I'm looking to install a train horn (yes, childish I know, but the stock beeper doesn't cut it anymore after almost being run off the road multiple times) and I...
  14. Wakeboard speakers on roof rack

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    I want to wire some marine wakeboard boat speakers on the roof rack of my 2013 FJ for tailgating. I hqave the upgraded JBL supwoofer system and i was wondering if i could wire the marine speakers to the already installed amp that the JBL sub is hooked to? And if so where is that amp located in...
  15. d pillar exciter condenser help!

    Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
    im hoping someone can help me answer this question. ive looked for hours and can't really find a definitive answer. im in the process of wiring up d piller speakers in my 2014 6 speaker system fj. My plan was to disconnect the exciters and wire in d pillar speakers to the factory channel that...
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