CB Radio wiring


Asked by Jul 07, 2008 at 10:30 AM about the 2001 Ford F-150 XLT Extended Cab 4WD SB

Question type: Car Customization

Where is the best place for me to bypass the firewall so I can tap directly into the battery for power?

3 Answers


if you have an automatic truck, there should be an area on the firewall that is perforated for drilling for a spot that the clutch would go in a manual truck, if you were going to drill through the fire wall that would be the best place


dont run ur wier wt out a fusr and drill a hole in ur fier wall by the brake


I power my CB through the power wire for the Cigarette Lighter. Its always on, with or without the key on. The only drawback is you gotta remember to turn it off even if the trucks already off.

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