Yes sir! I have been reading up on all the HAM stuff for longer than I had been studying for the test! My inner nerd has really come on with this stuff. I love the idea of an independant wireless network.
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Radios: Baofeng and Kenwood TM-V71A on it's way for the Land Cruiser.
I've already setup an old computer with linux and an RTL-SDR dongle so I can run it as an RX only igate. Just need to run some coax in to...
You aren't looking for anything called "Auxiliary Output" you're looking for any switched 12v wire. As thedoughboy said, the positing wire on the cig lighter is one option.
I posted the link to the PDF of instructions for your system you've installed. That's what I'm basing this off of.
I just looked up the instructions. The wire you are asking about is to go to an LED that you would buy. It would just light up that led when connecting the batteries. It sounds like as long as you wired your main battery to the "Sense" side of the relay, and your Aux battery to the "Second...
Doesn't sound crazy to me. I thought I was going to need a new engine mine sounded so bad the other day. It ended up being the bottom of the shroud rubbing on the fan. I just broke that part off for now.
I did a little googling and the centerbore is way smaller than the toyota's. You would need a machine shop to bore out the center of the wheel. I've had it done in the past and it wasn't a big deal at all.
I had a similar problem. The AC would work from time to time, but it was completely at random. Ended up being expansion valve, thermistor, and something else, I can't remember. Like others have said, I would check the expansion valve.