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by piper23
Sat Nov 22, 2008 11:59 am
Forum: Lorry Drivers
Topic: wiring problem?
Replies: 6
Views: 2326

Re: wiring problem?

Sorted. Apparently it needed a live earth from the dropper. Cheers
by piper23
Fri Nov 21, 2008 6:05 pm
Forum: Lorry Drivers
Topic: wiring problem?
Replies: 6
Views: 2326

Re: wiring problem?

Got it. Know where you're at. On standby for bad weather this weekend though so it'll have to wait till next week. Thanks for your help and I'll let you know how I got on.
by piper23
Fri Nov 21, 2008 2:55 pm
Forum: Lorry Drivers
Topic: wiring problem?
Replies: 6
Views: 2326

Re: wiring problem?

It's a Mercedes Artos. It's a council lorry for winter gritting. Has a computer on board but it's only the sidelights going on that causes the problem. The computer is switched off when the lorry is used at other times. Cheers
by piper23
Thu Nov 20, 2008 11:43 pm
Forum: Lorry Drivers
Topic: wiring problem?
Replies: 6
Views: 2326

wiring problem?

Can anyone help please? Cb is connected and works. Had to use a dropper to take it down to 12v and connected to a wire from the roof of the lorry but whenever the sidelights are switched on the power to the dropper is cancelled. Suggest where to look first? Even the fitter in the yard is stumped. Th...