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Old 12-01-2012, 05:17 PM   #1
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CB radio prewire

I have a 2008 Safari Simba, gas model. I see that there is a CB antenna connector under the dash. I was wondering if anybody out there would know if the DC power is prewired as well? If so, where would I locate it?

Thanks in advance.

I'm most certain that a Monaco Monarch, HR, Beaver like type model would be the same.

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Old 12-01-2012, 06:44 PM   #2
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I think they are seldom prewired, my manufacturer said as much to me when I ask the question.

I do not have the same coach but did have the same situation. I found a fuse panel with extra space and male connectors under the dash against the fire wall. I just installed a fuse an connected the hot to the fuse panel with a female connector and found a ground.

And yes it was not an easy crawl uder there to connect everything but I lived to tell about it.

Anywhere you have an extra fuse location would do. Just need a longer wire.

I installed a CB which had the receiver under the dash and the microphone held all the dials and buttons. Very clean install.

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Old 12-02-2012, 11:27 AM   #3
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Thanks! i've come to the same conclusion. I think I'll either buy a Midland or a Cobra with the speaker and controls all in one. It's more for monitoring highway conditons. I have the weather channels on the AM/FM/Sirrius.
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