View Full Version : Boost Guage Illumination question

12-27-2007, 12:40 AM
where can i tap into the dash illumination or just where the lights only come on if my headlights/parking lights are on if my model doesnt have the vents with lights into them

btw i just realized i spelled gauge wrong

12-27-2007, 02:55 AM
Hook in to the buttons illuminations wires.

12-27-2007, 07:53 AM
where can i find one of those bad boys

12-27-2007, 07:59 AM
I'm not sure if you have a facelift 99, or if the facelift 99s had the illuminated vent controls but if you do then the method outlined here will work.

The installation manual for AWE Tuning's gauge will also help you.

Mike@DTH Karbon
12-27-2007, 08:15 AM
You can find a parking light wire behind the kick panel on either side of the car. Only down side of doing it this way is that you wont be able to dim the gauge light.

12-27-2007, 10:50 PM
I tapped into the illumination wire for the cd player. works great!

12-28-2007, 01:20 AM
I tapped into the illumination wire for the cd player. works great!
I did the same. I was like Shaaawing!

12-28-2007, 05:16 PM
I used the ciggarette lighter. But i used the little that light ring that glows up around it when you turn the lights on so it will work only when they are on.