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    1. #36
      I just added the 12v socket in my 2012 S60 trunk. I found no socket harness in the turnk and initially wanted to spend 40 bucks on volvo socket but then fond this item on Amazon https://smile.amazon.com/gp/product/...?ie=UTF8&psc=1 and for $10 now I have both the 12v and 2 usb socket in my trunk. I used the thick red wire and 20 amp fuse decribed above. easy peasy. Here are some picks, Sorry about the quality, not enough light but you'll get the idea

      Last edited by duchski; 03-19-2017 at 09:26 AM.
      2012 S60 T5 - VIBRANT COPPER / OFF BLACK
      2006 9-3 2.0T - RIP
      2004 S60R - RIP
      2001 VIGGEN - RIP
      1998 9000 CSE 2.3T - RIP

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    3. #37
      awesome man !! you just saved me 30 bones cause I was about to pull the trigger on the Volvo socket

      amazon prime FTMFW !!
      2003 mustang COBRA ( SVT 10th anniversary ) born on 6-26-03/ 4634 of 5082 of verts & 955th of 2003 SVT 10th ANNIV edition`s
      2006 s40 2.4i fwd

      my new baby!!! black on black 2012 s60 T6 awd

    4. #38

      12-Volt Electrical Socket Installation…

      Quote Originally Posted by krn View Post
      On my 2011, the larger red one seen below connects to the back of the 40 amp circuit
      on the fuse box for 12V positive. There was no ground wire although the connector
      supported two wires. I think the other one (with multiple wires) is for controlling lights on a trailer.
      Those were the two unused connectors I found. As I recall, they were down at the bottom
      towards the rear.


      ..

      ok so I'm a little confused. my 2012 looks exactly the same so the small green I don't have to wire in anywhere ?

      Quote Originally Posted by duchski View Post
      I just added the 12v socket in my 2012 S60 trunk. I found no socket harness in the turnk and initially wanted to spend 40 bucks on volvo socket but then fond this item on Amazon https://smile.amazon.com/gp/product/...?ie=UTF8&psc=1 and for $10 now I have both the 12v and 2 usb socket in my trunk. I used the thick red wire and 20 amp fuse decribed above. easy peasy. Here are some picks, Sorry about the quality, not enough light but you'll get the idea

      .

      did you just splice into the big red wire & make a ground with a add a fuse ?

      I would like to get mine wired up before my road trip in a couple days thanks
      Last edited by mmustangsrus; 05-02-2017 at 12:38 PM.
      2003 mustang COBRA ( SVT 10th anniversary ) born on 6-26-03/ 4634 of 5082 of verts & 955th of 2003 SVT 10th ANNIV edition`s
      2006 s40 2.4i fwd

      my new baby!!! black on black 2012 s60 T6 awd

    5. #39

      12-Volt Electrical Socket Installation…

      Quote Originally Posted by mmustangsrus View Post
      ..

      ok so I'm a little confused. my 2012 looks exactly the same so the small green I don't have to wire in anywhere ?

      .

      did you just splice into the big red wire & make a ground with a add a fuse ?

      I would like to get mine wired up before my road trip in a couple days thanks
      No splicing, cutting. I jysr pit a spade xonmector ar the emd of the positive wire coming FROM the socket and put it inaide the connector withe Red wire. Dont forget to buy the fuse and put it in the fuse box as described above.


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      2012 S60 T5 - VIBRANT COPPER / OFF BLACK
      2006 9-3 2.0T - RIP
      2004 S60R - RIP
      2001 VIGGEN - RIP
      1998 9000 CSE 2.3T - RIP

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