Posted by on May 16, 2013 at 12:00 AM CDT
Visit the C3 Forum for a pdf with part numbers for police option electrical mating connectors . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by Nathan Rosenfeld on January 17, 2013 at 12:00 AM CST
If you have a new Z3 siren and are not using all 8 auxiliary switches you can tie some of your auxiliary lighting . . . . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by on February 15, 2012 at 12:00 AM CST
Any time a siren or lightbar is 'intermittent' it usually means there is a power issue. . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by Brian R. Merriman on September 7, 2011 at 12:00 AM CDT
The new Code 3 Universal Outside Mirror Mounting system provides . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by on May 11, 2011 at 12:00 AM CDT
The B-Pillar is the vertical pillar . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by Nathan Rosenfeld on June 1, 2012 at 12:00 AM CDT
When installing any aftermarket products . . . . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by Dan Pfeiffer on August 24, 2010 at 6:00 AM CDT
When using a torque wrench for tightening the screws and bolts on a lightbar mounting system make sure that the torque setting on the device is correctly set so that overtightening does not occur. Severe overtightening can lead to the bowing of the lightbar frame and also possible damage to the roof of the vehicle. . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by Kelly Kyriakos on April 13, 2011 at 12:00 AM CDT
Many times the emergency vehicle lights are blamed for dead or low voltage batteries. However, doing a parasitic load test can save you dead battery cost, down time, and extra maintenance costs. This is an easy test to perform and will show you exactly how much load is on your vehicle battery even when all items in your vehicle are turned off. . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by Nathan Rosenfeld on February 15, 2011 at 12:00 AM CST
When troubleshooting a siren, always disable all of the options to simplify diagnosis. Turn off Siren Lock and remove the wire from the Park Kill input. . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by Kelly Kyriakos on January 12, 2011 at 12:00 AM CST
When installing or having emergency warning equipment installed on your vehicle make sure that the proper gauge wiring and connectors are used. The wrong size wire gauge or poorly crimped connectors can lead to voltage drops, overheating of wiring, and direct shorts. All of these can lead to lights turning off at critical times . . . . . . Read the Rest . . .
Posted by Nathan Rosenfeld on August 4, 2011 at 12:00 AM CDT
When mounting any product, . . . . . . Read the Rest . . .