Nice photo - Saabnet.com Bulletin Board
Much better close up look than my feeble eyes provided at SOC 16.
Great look at the socket contacts. Thinking about it, I kind of take back the "too small a contact" comment with regard to the bulb socket, as it's only a couple or three amps being carried. Compare the socket area to the cross section of a 3 amp capable wire. That's what, 22 gauge?
Sad part is this isn't a detail that an automaker would design any more. The supplier (Valeo ?) gets the shape and color drawing and the wiring connector pinouts, then they put their new hires to work designing the bulb socket and socket adapter. But someone is supposed to check their work...
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Posts in this Thread:
- Help - Rear Socket Part Number on Eeuroparts, JB, Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:05:18
- Re: Help - Rear Socket Part Number on Eeuroparts, Stephen Goldberger, Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:24:45
- Re: Help - Rear Socket Part Number on Eeuroparts, JB, Wed, 31 Aug 2016 07:53:20
- Contacts, Stephen Goldberger, Thu, 1 Sep 2016 20:08:14
- If bulb fails you need to replace the socket, 900 EMS, Sat, 3 Sep 2016 13:42:47
- Re: Contacts, SWEDECAR , Fri, 2 Sep 2016 08:45:40
- Re: Contacts, JB, Wed, 7 Sep 2016 10:11:52
- Nice photo, Stephen Goldberger, Fri, 2 Sep 2016 10:43:03 <-- Viewing This Message
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