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Free Rocker Switch Wiring Diagrams

1. V1D1 -B60B *ON-OFF – 1 dep lamp*

This single pole single throw SPST illuminated Carling Contura V rocker switch has  one ind ind lamp on the top of the switch body. The wiring diagram below will how to wire and power a 12V 20AMP ON-OFF 2 way Carling Contura rocker switch.

V1D1-B60B  has 3 prongs on the back,  we also carry a V1D1 rocker switch with 4 prongs on the back you’ll find that switch below. If you’re replacing an existing rocker switch, it will likely have “V1D1” stamped on the side of the switch housing, but will also replace a VAD1, but rocker switch this will really replace any 1 pole 1 throw rocker switch SPST. This is a black rocker switch body only. This rocker switch body is meant to be paired an etched or printed snap in rocker switch cover for a complete switch unit.  All actuators sold on this site will fit this switch.

Like all of our rocker switches this is a genuine Carling Contura V Series Rocker Switch and It is IP68 sealed dustproof and waterproof.

We also have marine rocker switch wiring specific diagrams below, as well as wiring diagrams for back lit illuminated rocker switches under our specialty wiring section.

Used for controlling: ACC Switches, Aerators, Anchor Lights, Battery Switches, Bilge Pumps, Blowers, Cabin Lights, Cockpit Light, Courtesy Lights, Docking Light, Fish Boxes, Fresh Water Pumps, FWD Bilge, FWD Spreader, GPS, Head Lights, Helm Lights, Livewell Switches, Macerator Switches, Nav Lights, Raw Water Pumps, Sounders, Spot Lights, Spreader Lights, Stereo Switches, Underwater Lights, VHF, Wash Down Pump, Wipers.

Printed Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switch Covers with Red or Blue Lenses.

Custom Etched Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switches Covers Red, White, or Blue Back lights.

Design Cool Fully Custom Snap in Rocker Switch Covers for RV, Jeep, Aviation, Marine, & ATVS.

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Rocker Switch Specs

  • Nominal voltage: 12Vdc
  • Current Rating: 20A
  • Terminals: 3
  • Carling P/N: V1D1-B60B
  • Lamp Type: Incandescent
  • Lamp Life: 10,000 hours
Carling V1D1 rocker switch wiring diagram

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carllington V1D1 white light on

2. V1D1-G__B  *ON-OFF –  top ind lamp & bottom dep lamp*

This single pole single throw SPST Carling Contura V rocker switch has (2) lights, one ind ind lamp on the top of the switch body and one indicator lamp on the bottom of the switch body. and it’s function is ON-OFF.  The wiring diagram below will how to wire and power a 12V 20AMP ON-OFF 2 way Carling Contura rocker switch.

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V1D1-G66B White Rocker Switch Lights

V1D1-GCCB Red Rocker Switch Lights

V1D1-GXXB Blue Rocker Switch Lights

We use the V1D1 switch bodies for our etched ON-OFF functioning illuminated rocker switches.  Unlike the V1D1-B60B that has 3 prongs on the back, This ON-OFF rocker switch has 4 prongs on the back with the additional prong to control the to control the additional light. If you’re replacing an existing rocker switch, it will likely have “V1D1” stamped on the side of the switch housing, but will also replace a VAD1, but rocker switch this will really replace any 1 pole 1 throw rocker switch SPST. This is a black rocker switch body only. This rocker switch body is meant to be paired an etched or printed snap in rocker switch cover for a complete switch unit.  All actuators sold on this site will fit this switch.

Like all of our rocker switches this is a genuine Carling Contura V Series Rocker Switch and It is IP68 sealed dustproof and waterproof.

We also have marine rocker switch wiring specific diagrams below, as well as wiring diagrams for back lit illuminated rocker switches under our specialty wiring section.

Used for controlling: ACC Switches, Aerators, Anchor Lights, Battery Switches, Bilge Pumps, Blowers, Cabin Lights, Cockpit Light, Courtesy Lights, Docking Light, Fish Boxes, Fresh Water Pumps, FWD Bilge, FWD Spreader, GPS, Head Lights, Helm Lights, Livewell Switches, Macerator Switches, Nav Lights, Raw Water Pumps, Sounders, Spot Lights, Spreader Lights, Stereo Switches, Underwater Lights, VHF, Wash Down Pump, Wipers.

Printed Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switch Covers with Red or Blue Lenses.

Custom Etched Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switches Covers Red, White, or Blue Back lights.

Design Cool Fully Custom Snap in Rocker Switch Covers for RV, Jeep, Aviation, Marine, & ATVS.

download PDF

Rocker Switch Specs

  • Nominal voltage: 12Vdc
  • Current Rating: 20A
  • Terminals: 4
  • Carling P/N: V1D1-GXXB
  • Lamp Type: Blue LED
  • Lamp Life: 100,000 hours
ON-OFF rocker switch wiring diagram

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blue LED ON-OFF rocker switch carling
rocker switch terminals

3. VJD1-U66B * ON-OFF-OFF 2 dep lamps*

This is a Double Pole Double Throw DPDT Illuminated rocker switch, this rocker switch has one dependent lamp at the top, and one at the bottom.The wiring diagram below will how to wire and power a 12V 20AMP ON-OFF-ON 3 way Carling Contura rocker switch.

TheVJD1 rocker switch has 7 prongs on the back, because it has a DPDT Illuminated rocker switch. If you’re replacing an existing rocker switch, it will likely have “VJD1” stamped on the side of the switch housing, but will also replace a V6D1, a VJDA and a V6DA. This will really replace any 2 pole 2 throw rocker switch *sometimes called 4 pole switch*

This switch will light the bottom light when it is down, and the upper light when it is up if need a switch to control your panel lights use either the VJD1 or VJD2 to control your backlights. If all your switches are illuminated rocker switches. This is a black rocker switch body only. This rocker switch body is meant to be paired an etched or printed snap in rocker switch cover for a complete switch unit.  All actuators sold on this site will fit this switch.

Like all of our rocker switches this is a genuine Carling Contura V Series Rocker Switch and It is IP68 sealed dustproof and waterproof.

We also have marine rocker switch wiring specific diagrams below, as well as wiring diagrams for back lit illuminated rocker switches under our specialty wiring section.

Printed Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switch Covers with Red or Blue Lenses.

Custom Etched Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switches Covers Red, White, or Blue Back lights.

Design Cool Fully Custom Snap in Rocker Switch Covers for RV, Jeep, Aviation, Marine, & ATVS.

download PDF

Rocker Switch Specs

  • Nominal voltage: 12Vdc
  • Current Rating: 20A
  • Terminals: 7
  • Carling P/N: VJD1-D66B
  • Lamp Type: Incandescent
  • Lamp Life: 10,000 hours
ON-OFF-ON rocker switch wiring diagram

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carling double white light rocker switch
navigation anchor switch back

4. VJD2-U__B * ON-OFF-OFF 2 ind lamps*

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VJD2-U66B White Rocker Switch Lights

VJD2-UCCB Red Rocker Switch Lights

VJD2-UXXB Blue Rocker Switch Lights

This is a Double Pole Double Throw DPDT Illuminated rocker switch wringing diagram, this rocker switch is ON-OFF-ON.  It has one ind lamp at the top, and one at the bottom. The wiring diagram below will how to wire and power a 12V 20AMP ON-OFF-ON 3 way Carling Contura rocker switch.

The VJD2 rocker switch has 10 prongs on the back, because it has a DPDT Illuminated rocker switch. It is a variation on our Dependent lamp ON-OFF-ON rocker switch body or VJD1.  The only difference between the two is this version both lights are independent.  This is most often used when you want a backlit switch bank.

Of the 10 prongs (spade connectors) on the back (terminals) 4 make the rocker switch lights function, while the remaining 6 are used for the electromechanical switching contacts. If you’re replacing an existing rocker switch, it will likely have “VJD2” stamped on the side of the switch housing, but will also replace a V6D1, a VJDA and a V6DA. This will really replace any 2 pole 2 throw rocker switch *sometimes called 4 pole switch* This is a black rocker switch body only. This rocker switch body is meant to be paired an etched or printed snap in rocker switch cover for a complete switch unit.  All actuators sold on this site will fit this switch.

Like all of our rocker switches this is a genuine Carling Contura V Series Rocker Switch and It is IP68 sealed dustproof and waterproof.

Printed Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switch Covers with Red or Blue Lenses.

Custom Etched Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switches Covers Red, White, or Blue Back lights.

Design Cool Fully Custom Snap in Rocker Switch Covers for RV, Jeep, Aviation, Marine, & ATVS.

download PDF

Rocker Switch Specs

  • Nominal voltage: 12Vdc
  • Current Rating: 20A
  • Terminals: 10
  • Carling P/N: VJD2-U__B
  • Lamp Type: Red LED
  • Lamp Life: 100,000 hours *for Red  & Blue LED*
DPDT backlit rocker switch wiring diagram

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blue LED ON-OFF rocker switch carling
10 terminal rocker switch back

5. VLD1-A_0B * (ON)-OFF-(ON) 1 ind lamp*

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VlD1-A60B White Rocker Switch Lights

VlD1-AC0B Red Rocker Switch Lights

VlD1-AX0B Blue Rocker Switch Lights

This is a Double Pole Double Throw DPDT illuminated momentary rocker switch, this rocker switch has one ind lamp at the top. The wiring diagram below will how to wire and power a 12V 20AMP (ON)-OFF-(ON) 3 way Carling Contura rocker switch.

Wiring this can you can choose if you’d like to illuminate it because of the one independent lamp terminals 8 and 7 can be ignored for non-backlit switch banks. This rocker switch can also be used to reverse polarity on an electric motor.

If you’re replacing an existing rocker switch, it will probably have a “VLD1” stamped on the side, although it will also replace a V8D1, VLDA, and V8DA (among others). How ever this rocker will really replace any 2 pole 2 throw rocker switch *sometimes called 4 pole switch* as long as they’re momentary rocker switches.

This is a black rocker switch body only. This rocker switch body is meant to be paired an etched or printed snap in rocker switch cover for a complete switch unit.  All actuators sold on this site will fit this switch.

Like all of our rocker switches this is a genuine Carling Contura V Series Rocker Switch and It is IP68 sealed dustproof and waterproof.

We also have marine rocker switch wiring specific diagrams below, as well as wiring diagrams for back lit illuminated rocker switches under our specialty wiring section.

Printed Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switch Covers with Red or Blue Lenses.

Custom Etched Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switches Covers Red, White, or Blue Back lights.

Design Cool Fully Custom Snap in Rocker Switch Covers for RV, Jeep, Aviation, Marine, & ATVS.

download PDF

Rocker Switch Specs

  • Nominal voltage: 12Vdc
  • Current Rating: 20A
  • Terminals: 8
  • Carling P/N: VLD1-A_0B
  • Lamp Type: LED or Incandescent
  • Lamp Life: 100,000 hours
momentary rocker switch wiring diagram

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carllington V1D1 white light on

6. VMDJ-G66B * (ON)-ON-OFF top ind lamp & bottom dep lamp*

This is a Double Pole Double Throw DPDT illuminated momentary rocker switch, this rocker switch has (2) lights on the switch body one ind lamp on top and one dep lamp on the bottom. . The wiring diagram below will how to wire and power a 12V 20AMP (ON)-ON-OFF 3 way Carling Contura rocker switch.

The VMDJ-G66B is perfect for an engine rocker switch.  It is OFF at the bottom, ON in the center, and Momentary (ON) at the top.

The center ON position is maintained while the momentary (ON) function at the top is being pressed.  This rocker switch is commonly used to crank an engine in a keyless system with an OFF/Run/Start combination.  It’s also commonly used with a windshield wiper/washer setup.

Our VMDJG66B has a nifty brass jumper pre-applied between the two input terminals (T2 and T5).  The jumper is removable if you wish, but only necessary if you need to use a different source or circuit protection for your “run” and “start” functions.

This is a black rocker switch body only. This rocker switch body is meant to be paired an etched or printed snap in rocker switch cover for a complete switch unit.  All actuators sold on this site will fit this switch.

Like all of our rocker switches this is a genuine Carling Contura V Series Rocker Switch and It is IP68 sealed dustproof and waterproof.

We also have marine rocker switch wiring specific diagrams below, as well as wiring diagrams for back lit illuminated rocker switches under our specialty wiring section.

Printed Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switch Covers with Red or Blue Lenses.

Custom Etched Marine labeled Snap in Rocker Switches Covers Red, White, or Blue Back lights.

Design Cool Fully Custom Snap in Rocker Switch Covers for RV, Jeep, Aviation, Marine, & ATVS.

download PDF

Rocker Switch Specs

  • Nominal voltage: 12Vdc
  • Current Rating: 20A
  • Terminals: 6
  • Carling P/N: VMDJ-G66B
  • Lamp Type: White Incandescent
  • Lamp Life: 10,000 hours

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carling double white light rocker switch

Specialty Wiring Section

The section below has wiring diagrams the are specific to marine rocker switch panels. We have wiring diagrams and wiring guides on how to wire a 10 terminal Nav/Ancher ON-OFF-ON 3 way Carling Contura Rocker Switch, as well as a wiring diagrams in how to Wire a 10 terminal Bilge Auto-Manual ON-OFF-ON 3 way Carling Contura Rocker Switch (for more on how to wire a bilge pump check this out) we also have a general DPDT Wiring Diagram for powering two loads using an ON-OFF-ON 3 way Carling Contura Rocker Switch.

If you’re wiring trim tabs we offer wiring diagrams on how to wire electric trim tabs, how to wire hydraulic trim tabs, and a how to on reverse polarity for a rocker switch.

Finally we have a Wiring Diagram for how to back light illuminated carling rocker switches in a rocker switch panel.

How to Wire a 10 terminal Nav/Anchor & Bilge Auto Manual Switches

How to wire a 10 Terminal Nav-Anc Illuminated Carling ON-OFF-ON 3 way Rocker Switch Guide Free PDF Download
How to Wire a 10 Terminal Nav-Anc Illuminated Carling ON-OFF-ON 3 way Rocker Switch Diagram Free PDF Download
How to Wire a 10 terminal 1 load or both using an ON-off-on 3 way carling contura illuminated rocker switch free PDF Download
How to wire a DPDT switch powering two loads using a carling contura on-off-on 3 way illuminated rocker switch free PDF Download
how to wire a 10 Terminal Bilge Auto-Manual using an on-off-on 3 way illuminated carling contura rocker switch free PDF Download

How to Wire Trim Tabs

How to wire Trim Tabs with Reverse Polarity using a momentary illuminated carling contrua rocker switch PDF Download
how to wire Electric Trim Tabs using a momentary illuminated carling contura rocker switch free Diagram
how to wire Hydraulic Trim Tabs using a carling contura illuminated rocker switch free Diagram

How to Wire Backlit Rocker Switches

How to wire illuminated carling contua rocker switches to turn on at using trigger switch free wiring download PDF
How to wire an illuminated rocker switch panel Video