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Exclamation What do i wire my led lights to?

i am wiring led lights down the side of my truck and im not sure what to tap into.. i want the lights to turn on with my parking lights but i really dont want to just get one of the wire and tap into it for all the lights... is there anywhere else to get power from?
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I would tap into the parking light wire at the receiver hitch. LED's don't draw that much current so one wire #12 should be fine.
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ok thanks i was thinking about putting lights on the bottom of my front bumper too where do i tap into toward the front of the truck?
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I would keep it simple and run one wire and use lots of wire ties.
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ok so tapping into the from headlight parking light wires wouldnt be a good idea?
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That would work.
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i went to roof lights on my truck worked fine for the 3yrs i had the truck
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