How to Wire a Headlight to a Toggle?

Answer A toggle switch is a lever that moves a small metal contact back and forth inside of a box. Two metal pins are attached to the bottom of the switch box running inside the switch. When you move the ... Read More »

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How to Wire a Toggle Switch?

A toggle switch is so named because it is a switch with a long handle, or toggle, to control it. A very versatile device, toggle switches are found in everything from boats to heavy equipment. This... Read More »

How to Wire a DPDT Toggle Switch?

What can anyone do to add more circuits in a car without adding more switches? The answer is the DPDT toggle switch. Those letters stand for "double pole/double throw," and this type of switch can ... Read More »

How to Wire 12V Accessories to a Toggle Switch?

When wiring a 12-volt toggle switch to an accessory consider a couple of things. Mount the toggle switch in a neutral area, an area away from things like the turn signal lever, the door locks and t... Read More »

How to Wire a Toggle Switch to an Automobile?

Toggle switches are used to control electrical devices by completing and breaking their circuits. They are the basis of all other switch types. When installing them in your car, you must first cons... Read More »