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Anyone doing strobes? Please put up some picks of your lit up at night. Thinking of installing some Whelen's could use some suggestions on which lights where and why. Will be seeing usage on Interstates so important I get it right the first time. Thanks in advance.

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Heres what I could find for 2014+ body style. Some examples are better than others. I run a Whelen Slimlighter mounted above the rearview mirror. If youre going to be running code, its better to buy a quality light product that has day and night visibility.
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Are you an emergency responder of some type ? I would think driving down the interstate with strobes on would be illegal pretty much anywhere
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100% illegal. I assume OP was some sort of emergency personnel. If not, putting strobes in your vehicle is a sure fire way to earn a new pair of shiny matching bracelets
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Are you an emergency responder of some type ? I would think driving down the interstate with strobes on would be illegal pretty much anywhere

Yes authorized use only.
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Looking for installation particulars... locations, access, playing nice with the computer etc. Thanks!
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Heres what I could find for 2014+ body style. Some examples are better than others. I run a Whelen Slimlighter mounted above the rearview mirror. If youre going to be running code, its better to buy a quality light product that has day and night visibility.
Thanks a bunch, this is VERY much appreciated!!! I'm wanting to stay away from slimlighters. That's what I'm using now temporarily. I do need daytime visibility, and actually will see much more daytime use. Will likely be mostly using Vertex lightheads. The mechanics that install in vehicles have never done a Jeep and I don't want a poor install or issues with the computer.
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Depending on how indepth youre looking to go with the install, you can pretty much use anything.

I have the slimlighter mounted above my rear view and I ran the wires down the A pillar and under the glove compartment. Basic setup but I dont need anything more complicated than that. If youre not concerned about syncing lights or if youre not using a siren, you can just have them hardwire your lights and then run everything to a single switch. Wont have to worry about the computer at all
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