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Has Anybody Tied In To 12 Volt System

Discussion in 'Roadster' started by Botbldr45, Nov 10, 2013.

  1. Botbldr45

    Botbldr45 Supporting Member

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    I was wondering if anybody has used the 12volt system in a roadster for an accessory add on. If so, where did you gain access? How many times did you blow a fuse? Any information would be greatly appreciated
     
  2. augkuo

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    I had my subwoofer amp powered from the 12V accessory outlet. Just make sure you don't go over 125 W ;)
     
  3. Botbldr45

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    Thanks for the information.
    Did you wire into the plug or just plug in to the socket?
    125W is the limit before popping the fuse?
     
  4. augkuo

    augkuo Supporting Member

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    I wired into the plug - the manual says 125W is the limit (page 7-6) but it's got a 15A fuse so it'll blow after 180W.
     

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