Installing 12V Accessory Outlet on an ATV
All terrain vehicles or ATV is extensively used by adventurers. ATV's travel on low pressure tires and it has a smooth steering control giving you maximum control in uneven areas where usually bikes or any kind of transportation cannot operate properly. You need to understand that an ATV is a complete machine which gives you maximum assistance in remote areas. You can install many accessories on an ATV along with a 12V outlet. It is built to give you maximum power and has many options to install little accessories. Along with installing accessories, you need to also take care of various other things including the legality of its use in cities and streets. Some states in the US allow it but most of the states do not give permission to operate an ATV on the roads.
Selecting mounting point for outlet
After getting all the important information regarding an ATV accessories and how to install them, you are required to select a specific point for installing of 12V outlet. You need to locate a 2 inch opening behind the plug to install a 12V outlet. You also need to make sure that this installation should not interfere with operations of the ATV. If this happens, you will need a bike mechanic to correct the electrical connectors.
Cutting 11/16-inch hole
You will require an 11/16 inch hole before installing the outlet. You should also be careful with regards to working behind the mounting surface and its components.
Laying out components
Laying out components also need extensive care. If any component breaks, the entire wiring will be damaged as well.
Measuring amount of wire
Measuring the correct amount of wire is very important before you finally install a 12V outlet on an ATV.