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Question 12v Power Sources

so i have a quick question regarding 12v Power sources. I have an underbody glow kit, a wheel well light kit, and a grille lighting kit. All the switches id like to put next to my shit knob. I know i can use the 12v source for the cigarette thing (forgot what its actually called) but what other ones should i use? i dont want to overload one source. Thanks guys, i appreciate it.

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The accessory outlet is fused at 20 amps. How much current do all your lights draw at once?

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that i dont know off the top of my head, ill have to check when i get home this afternoon. another question would be, since we have open slots in the fuse box, could i just add a new fuse tap into one of the open slots and use that as a power source? sorry man, i know i ask a lot of questions

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Open slots don't always have power, but yes you can if there is power there.

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im assuming i can find out if they have power with a voltmeter?

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Best way or test light.

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Awesome, thank you sir

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Had neons on my old car. Use the stereo power source and ground actually. The neons all wired into a box and the control box had the power wires coming out of it just used the quick connects and bam. Good to go
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Best bet is the ignition fuse...or any other fuse socket as stated by coby7
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alright, would you happen to know off the top of your head which is the ignition fuse? i mean i can go look if i have to, im just curious if you guys happen to know off hand

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