Originally Posted by Lightning Boy
Not sure if this has been suggested yet, but I haven't seen it anywhere:
If the wiring of your engine, lights, etc. has been damaged or covered, label the wires with painter's/masking tape and a sharpie. It will save a lot of guesswork when replacing or refitting them to their proper places.
(Just recommended it to a friend and fellow forum member for his singed wires, and figured some one else may need this method later.)
you can also get little stick on tabs in the electrical dept. at home centers,come in a little booklet numbers or letters, a hole bunch for little or nothing...................Curt