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Old 11-27-2013, 05:57 AM   #1
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Added a light in front compartment

Can't believe they didn't put a light in there. Picked the light up at CW. Only took a few minutes to install. I tied it in to the outside light in the out corner of the RV.


Top right is the new light.
Top right center is where I made the connection





You can see the light that I tied into. The new light is above the larger door, in the top right corner, mounted on top of the door frame and all I have to do is flip the switch!

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Old 11-27-2013, 06:20 AM   #2
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Great idea. Yet another inexpensive but valuable modification! Thanks.
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Old 11-27-2013, 06:25 AM   #3
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That is getting added to the mod list! Great idea!
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Old 11-27-2013, 06:42 AM   #4
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Will be doing that as soon as I pick one up. Thanks!
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Old 11-27-2013, 06:43 AM   #5
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After mucking around in the darkness in that compartment I installed a similar light in almost exactly the same place right after getting my 2012 - 3402RL, I however got the power from the circuit breaker.






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Old 11-27-2013, 07:32 AM   #6
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I did that a couple of years ago and use it often.
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Old 11-27-2013, 08:03 AM   #7
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I saved my old porch light after I replaced it with an LED Motion detection light. Great idea. I'm always using a flash light in there.
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Old 11-27-2013, 11:50 AM   #8
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I have it on my list. Good idea!
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Old 11-27-2013, 12:17 PM   #9
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Glad this Newbie to the RV world can help.
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Old 11-27-2013, 12:52 PM   #10
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I was thinking that very thing myself. Why didnt they put a light there. Thanks for the idea
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Old 11-27-2013, 01:09 PM   #11
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I also added a new light - much better. Keystone needs to do that as a standard feature.

So Scotty -How is it that you have so much more HP/TORQUE than the standard 350/800?
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Old 11-27-2013, 02:33 PM   #12
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Excellent idea. It's now on my "to do" list!
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Old 11-28-2013, 12:53 AM   #13
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Great mod Scott, thanks for the idea
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Old 11-28-2013, 01:51 AM   #14
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quote:Originally posted by CountryGuy

So Scotty -How is it that you have so much more HP/TORQUE than the standard 350/800?
I have a H&S Performance tuner. If anyone has any questions, please feel free to PM me.
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Old 11-28-2013, 07:09 AM   #15
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That light idea has been on my "been gonna do it list" for a long time, it is on the gotta do it now list now.
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Old 11-28-2013, 03:32 PM   #16
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Great, One more thing to add to my list!
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Old 11-30-2013, 06:16 AM   #17
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I like the light mod, that compartment certainly needs to be well lighted. Seems like I remember someone posting that there is no light in that compartment from the factory due maybe to RVIA rules, but it could just be a least cost issue.
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