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Old 11-25-2018, 05:15 PM   #1
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Power from key position 2

I'm installing angel eyes from Retrofitlab, and they come with wiring for European lights, which I can't use. So I have to find my own power source.

I want to use them as DRL, so the power source must be on with key in position 2 (run).

Any suggestions for a suitable power source?

I found in the E-box some terminals that are hot with position 2, but when the key is turned off, it stays hot for a few seconds. So the angel eyes would stay on for a few seconds after turning off the car, which is kind of weird, but not terrible.

There must be some places on the main fuse panel, but that seems harder, since I don't know how to access the back of the fuse panel or run wires there through the firewall.
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Old 11-25-2018, 10:55 PM   #2
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