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Old 10-19-2015, 11:31 PM
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Tower light switch ideas

I have a set of oem tower speakers with built in lights on the way.

Looking at ideas to turn them on.

Since I have a broken switch here in the dash, do they make the black inserts with a "tower lights" , can these labels be swapped out? I don't have a heater or shower in my 197. So no need for the switches. But I do need to source 1 replacement toggle. Previous owner broke it.



Otherwise, I found the parts to put a toggle like these other oem styles down near the ballast switches.






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Old 10-20-2015, 08:26 AM
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Not sure but I don't think the switch alone can handle the amp draw. Might need to have the switch control a relay for the lights.
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Old 10-20-2015, 09:00 AM
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here is my vote.
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Old 10-20-2015, 09:37 AM
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Not sure but I don't think the switch alone can handle the amp draw. Might need to have the switch control a relay for the lights.
Yea I will have the switch run a relay. Also plan to order a circuit breaker just like the ballast pumps have behind this lower panel.
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Old 10-21-2015, 05:33 AM
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Uasaly, at the X models, the tower light switch is down right with the ballast switches.
You should use a relay!

And, its great to have a hot shower:
https://www.mastercraft.com/teamtalk...ad.php?t=70437
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Old 10-21-2015, 10:24 AM
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I picked up a replacement heater switch from the dealer for $30 when mine broke. You could have a sign shop make a decal in that would look similar to say tower lights.
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here is my vote.
Do they also have a tail light version?
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Old 10-21-2015, 12:40 PM
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I picked up a replacement heater switch from the dealer for $30 when mine broke. You could have a sign shop make a decal in that would look similar to say tower lights.
I just went ahead and ordered the parts from greatlakesskipper for the oem Tower light switch.

I love that headlights switch ! but I don't think the wife would be too happy if I installed it.
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Do they also have a tail light version?
They sure do!

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Old 10-24-2015, 12:00 AM
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Tower light switch ideas

Got the switch tonight. Not going to get to installing the new speakers / lights until spring. I have a set of 07+ tower pods to install on my 06 tower.






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