Relay Bank Above DLC

Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby TurnNburn [OP] » July 11th 2018, 11:03pm

I didn't get a response in my build thread so I posted here for an answer.

Anyone know what these relays above the DLC do? they started clicking randomly after the v8 swap. I browsed just about every section of this form and couldn't find any info on them so I just unplugged 2 of them (just the 2 on the left I think) just to see what it would do. Didn't seem to effect anything, and i have put about 2000 miles on it since doing that, but I would still like to know what they do. Any help would be appreciated.
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby Leeann_93 » July 11th 2018, 11:09pm

Gimme a few and I'll dig out the '00 FSM and take a couple pics.
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby Leeann_93 » July 11th 2018, 11:54pm

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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby TurnNburn [OP] » July 12th 2018, 12:02am

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Guess I don't need those after all. My courtesy lights are hard wired into my house batteries and I all for getting some inadvertent powa!

Thanks a bunch! You are seriously killing it with helpfulness today!
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby WinnieVan » July 12th 2018, 1:20am

That’s some serious FSM-fu Leeann.
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby Leeann_93 » July 12th 2018, 1:22am

Yeah, that took forever. Look at this page, cross to this page, cross to that page, minor mention which led me to those pages.
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby WinnieVan » July 12th 2018, 2:02am

I spent like an hour looking for that page with the computer based FSM. I didn’t come anywhere close to finding that relay set anywhere!
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby Leeann_93 » July 12th 2018, 2:21am

It took all of the 45mins between posts to find it.

Annoying thing was, the first page I went to mentioned the relay block but not what was in it or where to find out that info. The index in these things is almost useless.
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby sixsix » July 12th 2018, 3:51am

Leeann_93 wrote:It took all of the 45mins between posts to find it.

Annoying thing was, the first page I went to mentioned the relay block but not what was in it or where to find out that info. The index in these things is almost useless.


As ridiculous as it sounds, I have found the Haynes/Chilton books will ( sometimes ) cover something in different, better detail than the FSM.
Also seems some years FSMs are better than others - no proof, except it was easier to find an item than someone else's online search - surely anecdotal.

Oh, again thankful for your extra effort. :rockon:



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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby Big_kid » July 12th 2018, 2:24pm

Inadvertent power relay??? :confused:
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby Leeann_93 » July 13th 2018, 12:58am

Beats the hell outta me. I searched long enough for the relay block, I wasn’t going further to figure out what the hell that meant. I get retained accessory power, but inadvertent power?
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Re: Relay Bank Above DLC

Postby Big_kid » July 13th 2018, 3:37am

Oops, I didn't mean to turn that on?

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