Installing overhead aux switches after sales?

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wait... there's an overhead USB?!?
 

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from the BCM up the driver pillar to the overhead console upfitter switches, then switch outputs go down the passenger a pillar and through the firewall on the passenger side.

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wait... there's an overhead USB?!?
This is news to me. Does anyone know where the referenced USB charge port is located?
 

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This is news to me. Does anyone know where the referenced USB charge port is located?
Just because the wiring diagram says "micro" it might not necessarily it meant "USB." Of course, (anyone) feel free to prove me wrong.
 

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Has anybody taken apart a Bronco w/Aux Switches to reverse engineer the wiring?

A lot easier to follow what's there than trying to figure out where it should go

When I get time in a warm garage or sunny day, I was thinking about breaking out my Fox&Hound to trace the wiring.
 

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Has anybody taken apart a Bronco w/Aux Switches to reverse engineer the wiring?

A lot easier to follow what's there than trying to figure out where it should go

When I get time in a warm garage or sunny day, I was thinking about breaking out my Fox&Hound to trace the wiring.
Reverse engineer in what way you thinking? Ive had my windshield header panel and switches off 2x in the last week and wired switches 5-6 hot at all times along with running my own custom harness up there for front & rear dashcams.
 

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Has anybody taken apart a Bronco w/Aux Switches to reverse engineer the wiring?

A lot easier to follow what's there than trying to figure out where it should go

When I get time in a warm garage or sunny day, I was thinking about breaking out my Fox&Hound to trace the wiring.
@1Five1 Garage did it and they didn't find anything for a simple install of the auxiliary switch.


Edit: just saw that you were referring to one that already has the aux switch. Hope the video help you either way.
 

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@1Five1 Garage did it and they didn't find anything for a simple install of the auxiliary switch.


Edit: just saw that you were referring to one that already has the aux switch. Hope the video help you either way.
Your video was very helpful. And you and your Mrs were extremely brave for your attempt. I was thinking the same that was a snap connector plug and harness bundle should be just sitting in either of the A post unterminated

Now, if you guys could get your hands on a Bronco with the installed switch panel, you would have an answer PDQ by following the wiring.

That folks is what I mean by reverse engineering.
 

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Reverse engineer in what way you thinking? Ive had my windshield header panel and switches off 2x in the last week and wired switches 5-6 hot at all times along with running my own custom harness up there for front & rear dashcams.
Following the wiring path from the switches to underneath the hood.

Which way does you the wiring for Switches 1 to 4 run? Overhead to Driver side post to wiring block?
 

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Your video was very helpful. And you and your Mrs were extremely brave for your attempt. I was thinking the same that was a snap connector plug and harness bundle should be just sitting in either of the A post unterminated

Now, if you guys could get your hands on a Bronco with the installed switch panel, you would have an answer PDQ by following the wiring.

That folks is what I mean by reverse engineering.
Your welcome. We will be pulling apart our Black Diamond, when we get it, to do a little digging on an aux panel equipped bronco. To verify the with and without.
 
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Your welcome. We will be pulling apart our Black Diamond, when we get it, to do a little digging on an aux panel equipped bronco. To verify the with and without.
I'll be looking forward to your next video then.
 
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