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Old 06-27-2008, 01:11 AM
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Mystery electical part...

I'm going thru the under dash and center console wiring to get everything working, lights & buzzers, etc...

I can not identify the little black box to the left of the fuse panel

Here's a camera phone pic to help.


-Raffi
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Old 06-27-2008, 03:31 AM
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Looks like the second fuse block that holds the fuse for the fuel supply pump. What year is the car? There should be a cover just like the small one for the large fuse block.
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Old 06-27-2008, 08:57 AM
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Ah... you're probably right! I shouldn't start working on the car at midnight.

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The car is top of the list
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Old 06-27-2008, 08:58 AM
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OK, Bonus question...

Are there in fact two separate buzzers (seatbelt & key) and where are they located?

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Old 06-27-2008, 09:20 AM
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Usually there are two seperate buzzers, and they're generally located on the right side of the plate that's the steering column support.

Little gray plastic boxes with two little gauge wires going to them.

Roughly 1" x 1 1/2" x 2"

I know there's a pic around here someplace, but can't put my finger on it right now.
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Old 06-27-2008, 10:42 AM
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OK, ok.... I think I found something like that mounted on top of the steering column.

A pic would be fantastic.
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Old 06-27-2008, 12:12 PM
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Them two rectangular things on the red thing up above the black steery thing.

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Old 06-27-2008, 02:48 PM
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Sweet... I know where those are!
Thanks a bunch!

-Raffi

Now, i've got these two colored wires that aren't connected to anything...
do you know what they are for?
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Old 06-28-2008, 01:49 AM
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