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Tapping into ambient lighting

Discussion in 'Model S: Interior & Exterior' started by spatterso911, Apr 26, 2013.

  1. spatterso911

    spatterso911 MSP#7577 **--** MX#1891

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    Anyone have any ideas on how to tap into the ambient lighting power supply. I am working on a lighting project that I want to work only when the ambient lighting comes on.

    Any ideas are much appreciated!

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  2. zeron

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    There might be a fuse for ambient lighting you can piggyback on.
     
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    spatterso911 MSP#7577 **--** MX#1891

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    Fuse box diagrams only seem to outline a single 30A fuse for "lighting: exterior/interior"... May not be an option, unless I'm missing something.


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    spatterso911 MSP#7577 **--** MX#1891

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    Hi spatterso911
    I'm working on the same thing I will tap in to the ambient light in the doors next week. will post up date
     
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    hmm sounds fun...never thought about messing with that, just the f&trunk lighting
     
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    spatterso911 MSP#7577 **--** MX#1891

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    Awesome! Looking forward to seeing how you did it. Please take photos during your tear down and tap project!
     
  8. invisik

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    Hi! Sorry to resurrect this old thread, but I'm looking to tap into the ambient lighting circuit somewhere too... did anyone successfully do it?

    Thanks for any info..

    -m
     

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