6066 (1960-1966) GMC Truck Club Bitcoin now accepted here! 
Pay Dues
Pay Dues or become a Site Supporter

Go Back   6066 (1960-1966) GMC Truck Club > 6066 GMC Truck Club Forum > Interiors, Dash, Lights and Electrical

Interiors, Dash, Lights and Electrical Everything Inside

Thread Tools
Old November 7th, 2016, 03:48 PM
bpmcgee bpmcgee is offline
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Aurora, IL
Truck: 1961 Suburban
Age: 51
Posts: 54
Rep Power: 24
bpmcgee is on a distinguished road
Default REPORT: Adapting 60-61 Chevy hood harness for GMC

Well, there's not a lot of GMC specific stuff out there for 60-61. I ordered a Chevy hood harness. Everything looked good, except the socket leads aren't long enough -- they won't reach the parking light housings!

I was able to carefully unwrap about a foot of the harness wrap, extend the two white 18 ga wires, and the light and dark blue 18 ga wires by about 8 inches each, and rewrap the harness.

Having made that slight change, the harness works perfectly! Anyone with patience and basic soldering skills can do this.

If anyone wants a howto, let me know!

Reply With Quote


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
60 61 Cat Eye hood in AZ Possible use for GMC AZKen 1960-1966 GMC Marketplace 2 July 31st, 2015 12:44 AM
Re: '60/61 Hood (sort of) Archiver Previous Forum Posts 0 April 14th, 2008 01:40 AM
Re: '60/61 Hood (sort of) Archiver Previous Forum Posts 0 April 10th, 2008 11:42 AM
'60/61 Hood (sort of) Archiver Previous Forum Posts 0 April 10th, 2008 06:37 AM
'60-61 clear lense hood lights Archiver Previous Forum Posts 0 March 21st, 2007 01:44 AM

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 04:18 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2013, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd 111|0
Feedback Buttons provided by Advanced Post Thanks / Like (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2018 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.