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Right now I have a 10 switch box and I am thinking of buying a switch box, but will it work? Will I just loose see-saw and pancake or what? It's been so long since I wired mine up I can't remember.
 

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well, it depends on which box you get. I've seen 8 switch boxes where each switch controls one bag, but there is a seperate dump and in switch. So each switch only does one thing.
 

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2k1slvrdo said:
well, it depends on which box you get. I've seen 8 switch boxes where each switch controls one bag, but there is a seperate dump and in switch. So each switch only does one thing.
That would sort of be strange, cause theoretically you could then open the in and the dump both at the same time, resulting in nothing but just wasting a bunch of air, PPSSSSSSTTT :LOL:
 

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groundscraper said:
I think I'm switching to regular rocker switches on mine as soon as I build a console for it. I'm starting to really dislike my switchbox.......
I'm doing the same, I hate my switchbox.
 

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the only thing I hate about my box is that sometimes the switches will stick. When I build my console I was going to put the switches in it, but now I don't think I will because I love the box so much. Plus if you get pulled over just hit the air ride switch and throw the box behind the seat.
 

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Getting pulled over isn't a big concern for me. When I got pulled over the switch box was sitting on top of my center console and the cop never said a word.

I've had my box slide off my console more than once and air up or down one or more corner
 

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Getting pulled over isn't a big concern for me. When I got pulled over the switch box was sitting on top of my center console and the cop never said a word.

I've had my box slide off my console more than once and air up or down one or more corner
I hear that. That's happened to me a few times. Sometimes I accidentally set my work planner down on it and one or more corners airs up.....
 

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way2hi said:
the only thing I hate about my box is that sometimes the switches will stick. When I build my console I was going to put the switches in it, but now I don't think I will because I love the box so much. Plus if you get pulled over just hit the air ride switch and throw the box behind the seat.
I think it would be cool to build a console that had a recessed area you could put your switchbox in while dirving .. and then you could remove it parked .. that way no sliding around.
 

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I've had my box slide off my console more than once and air up or down one or more corner
I always have mine in my lap, I'd be too scared to sit it anywhere else.

Most cops around here won't say anything about bags, but our state troopers will.

I think it would be cool to build a console that had a recessed area you could put your switchbox in while dirving .. and then you could remove it parked .. that way no sliding around.
I've thought about that, but I'd do the oppisite, remove it while driving and set it in while parked.
 

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I always have mine in my lap, I'd be too scared to sit it anywhere else.

Most cops around here won't say anything about bags, but our state troopers will.
Yeah, I get nervous when I see the state guys. Those cats are hardasses and don't play most of the time.
 

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The guys that don't like your current switchboxes look in to the Ride Pro E. Mine got installed not too long ago and I love it. Much happier now, i can finally rest my arm on my center console.
 
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