Another EV button thread

Discussion in 'Gen 2 Prius Accessories & Modifications' started by WNY-HYBRID, May 12, 2014.

  1. WNY-HYBRID

    WNY-HYBRID Member

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    So I'm doing the EV mod tomorrow. Instead of the 100.00 switch I'm buying a cheapie. Does it matter what amperage the switch is? I was thinking of getting a 5.00 push button switch from lowes, momentary, rated at 10a. Putting it in one of the switch knockouts on the dash...
     
  2. ccdisce

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    mA capacity is all you need,
    I used a switch out of a dead VCR mounted on a pcb placed in the glove box as I use it sparingly.
     
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