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Re: ford 4000 lights?

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12-16-2012 13:42:54

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If your lights have a single wire it is the "hot" wire and the light grounds through the mounting bracket. You will need to scrape the paint off of the fender to get a good ground or run a ground wire to the light fixture. For power to the lights you will need to mount a switch somewhere handy if your tractor doesn't already have a switch.

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12-17-2012 04:29:08

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 Re: ford 4000 lights? in reply to awhtx, 12-16-2012 13:42:54  
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There is a place to mount a switch below the ignition, but there isn't one there. Is there somewhere in the wiring harness I can tap into, or do I need to run electric from the battery? Do you know of a schematic on the internet?

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12-17-2012 06:04:51

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 Re: ford 4000 lights? in reply to gspross, 12-17-2012 04:29:08  
I have a 5000 and the I&T FO-29 Shop Manual has a wiring diagram in it. It shows a Brown wire from the key switch to the light switch. The I&T manuals are available from many sources.

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