Hardwired Lockers with OEM Knob

Discussions including Electrical / Lighting & Accessories / Onboard Air
User avatar
olyelr
2000_Posts
2000_Posts
Posts: 2983
Joined: Sun Dec 07, 2014 9:00 pm
Model Year: 2016
Location: Kewadin, MI

Re: Hardwired Lockers with OEM Knob

Post by olyelr » Mon Apr 23, 2018 5:02 pm

Reloaderguy wrote:
Mon Apr 23, 2018 12:04 pm
... I'm just not sure which pins are the power in for the lockers in the Smartbar.
Looks like they are C & D, no?
2016 Ram Power Wagon Laramie - Granite Crystal Metallic - Ramboxes :patriot:

User avatar
Retired BLM Rig
250_Posts
250_Posts
Posts: 476
Joined: Sun Jan 31, 2016 6:51 pm
Model Year: 2008
Location: San Clemente, Ca.

Re: Hardwired Lockers with OEM Knob

Post by Retired BLM Rig » Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:49 am

Ok guys, enough of the connector pin-out pictures, this is the best diagram I can come up with. Hopefully it will help you figure out what you want to know about the locker system. Sorry that it's two separate images, just print them out and tape them together if you need to get the big picture.

Pin B is constant battery power coming into the FDCM that gets directed out to the lockers by the module. Pin B1 is ignition switch controlled power coming into the SmartBar to turn the FDCM on and off with each key cycle. Pin E and F are the grounds that are used for the module and lockers, they are a constant ground. What I don't know yet is whether Pin G and H are constant ground or switched on and off by the module.

The numbers in the middle of the wire paths indicate inline connectors somewhere in the harness and the corresponding pin number for that connector. The words to the side of the wires are the title of that particular inline harness connector.

I hope this helps! :patriot:


2015LockerSystem1.png
2015LockerSystem2.png

User avatar
Low_Sky
500_Posts
500_Posts
Posts: 664
Joined: Fri May 01, 2015 7:12 pm
Model Year: 2015
Location: Eagle River, Alaska

Re: Hardwired Lockers with OEM Knob

Post by Low_Sky » Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:14 pm

BLM Rig, you are owed so much beer.

One of these days I'm going to find away to put a switch on the panel illum too. I HATE that turning off the headlights gooses the panel all the way up to full chooch automatically. Makes it so you can't sit in your truck in the dark with the headlights off and see anything outside the vehicle.
John
Alaska
2015 PW on 2.5" Thuren Kings
My build thread

User avatar
olyelr
2000_Posts
2000_Posts
Posts: 2983
Joined: Sun Dec 07, 2014 9:00 pm
Model Year: 2016
Location: Kewadin, MI

Re: Hardwired Lockers with OEM Knob

Post by olyelr » Tue Apr 24, 2018 2:48 pm

Low_Sky wrote:
Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:14 pm
One of these days I'm going to find away to put a switch on the panel illum too. I HATE that turning off the headlights gooses the panel all the way up to full chooch automatically. Makes it so you can't sit in your truck in the dark with the headlights off and see anything outside the vehicle.
I have come across this issue a few times... PITA for sure.
2016 Ram Power Wagon Laramie - Granite Crystal Metallic - Ramboxes :patriot:

Post Reply