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Need domelight help ASAP!!!

Hey guys, i'm wiring up my Explorer domelight, I have the wire ran and all that stuff I just need to see how to attach it to the truck and wire it up. Can someone pop off there lense and take a picture for me real quick? Thanks!
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I thouht it was an exact switch.

When i put mine in, I just unscrewed the old one and screwed in the new one.
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In my 2004 I didnt have a constant power wire so I ran a new one, I just cant figure out which holes to use to screw it up. I'm thinking its going to end up being a stupid question, but I cant figure this out for the life of me.
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bumppp i really need a picture of this.
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Nope, ive already found that pic, I just need a picture of the domelight mounted up just with the lense taken off.
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bumppp, will someone please just go out and take a picture of how they mounted this freakin thing. if its that big of a deal i'll shoot you 5 bucks through paypal.
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This picture from John Griggs's CarDomain shows how the stock light is wired on the pre-2004 Rangers. Three screws do double duty as conductors and fasteners. Two of the screws go into the hot wires in the two rectangular black plastic insulators. The third screw goes right into the sheet metal to provide ground - in this picture, it is the hole directly below the left plastic insulator.

Pay no attention to the cable in the middle of the photo. That is for a non-factory antenna and has nothing to do with the dome light.

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Mines a 04 tho, I only have the top plastic insulato, I've already ran the other wire. I guess i'll just continue to play with it.
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Mines a 04 tho, I only have the top plastic insulato, I've already ran the other wire. I guess i'll just continue to play with it.
Does your 2004 have a place in the roof brace for the other insulator? If so, just get one at a junkyard, splice it to the map light wire and snap it in place.
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Oh well i guess I'll have a Domelight for sale soon. I wanted the Mustang one anyway.
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