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wiring a plug for an aftermarket fairing...one for neg..one for pos.

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i am wiring a plug...
i am wiring a plug for an aftermarket fairing. there are three connections, one for neg. one for pos. and one for switched power. Where can i connect for switched power?
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Look for any Orange / White( stripe ) wire...they are switched power
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