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Old 02-10-2017
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Default Repurposing the Radar Master Circuit

We plan to discard the obsolete Radar Detector in our 99 LXi. Would like to relabel the current switch which is labelled RADAR MASTER and repurpose the switch to active the ejection seat or train horns...any other ideas are most welcome.
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That Radar detector plug is also on the ignition. I was using mine for my GPS, but it turns off every time I would stop at a rest area.
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I use mine for the plug in for my dash cam. Now I don't have to remember to turn it on or off.
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I replaced the detector with a driver/passenger fan using that switch.
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I use mine for the plug in for my dash cam. Now I don't have to remember to turn it on or off.

X2.
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Dick, I ended up using mine for my remote for my towed brake system. I wanted it easy to see and reach to make whatever adjustments I needed to make, plus be able to reach the"panic" lever on it should I need to. I took velcro to mount the control on my overhead dash and plugged it into the outlet for the radar detector.
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Now Dick,
Lets get serious here That is a cigar/cigarette lighter plug You do not need to repurpose it - use it as originally intended. I will happily donate the lighter element. You need to take up smoking - cigars would be a nice touch. - now that Cuban trade restrictions have been lifted
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That outlet on mine is hidden above the center rear view mirror. Very difficult to light cigars from there

Other ideas for the switch & outlet -
More recent option: https://youtu.be/4uZRYO8BcL4 (FF to 3:00)
From 50 years ago: https://youtu.be/wUG1GexVz2k

Mine powers a small Cobra cam, but really liking that cloaking device
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