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Old 06-12-2014, 04:12 PM
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Re: Taillight solutions-just ordered mine.

Is this ken from tail light solutions??
Is this set up for a 2014 jeep overland?
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Re: Taillight solutions-just ordered mine.

Yes, Ken @ Taillight solutions. This is the 11-13 set up.
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Re: Taillight solutions-just ordered mine.

I'll have to inquire as to what they have for the 2014s..the previous years seem to be covered.
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Re: Taillight solutions-just ordered mine.

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I'll have to inquire as to what they have for the 2014s..the previous years seem to be covered.

They use the same harness but it is altered to work on the 2014.

If you want the the taillights to work you have to tap the yellow (+) wire that powers the halo. very simple and only adds two minutes to the already low install time.
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Hmmm tapping wires meant for the halo??? I'm not sure of its worth that.
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Re: Taillight solutions-just ordered mine.

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Hmmm tapping wires meant for the halo??? I'm not sure of its worth that.
Using a 3m T-tap is no big deal.

Plus even if you don't tap the wire you still have the brake turn only feature which I think looks better on the 14+.

I can hook you up if you decide to the mod
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The brake turn only function as opposed to tapping the yellow wire which would give me what additionally?
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Re: Taillight solutions-just ordered mine.

Has anyone tried the mopar Fog light kit http://m.justforjeeps.com/ystore/yhs...efoglikit.html


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Re: Taillight solutions-just ordered mine.

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The brake turn only function as opposed to tapping the yellow wire which would give me what additionally?

Tapping the yellow wire would allow the rear fogs to function as redundant tails lights.

here are the part numbers for the foglight housings:

Left : 57010717AC
Right: 57010716AC

I have a few harnesses and sockets if anyone is interested.



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The link that you posted are for real rear foglights. They are wired to be triggered by the front foglight circuit.

So everytime you turned on your front foglights you would be driving around with those lights in the back on full bright light brake lights.

The Rear fog light kit uses the Light housings, a dual contact socket and a different wiring harness so that they function as tail, brake/turn.
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Here is the only pic I took before install, it shows where I wedged in the resistor with the 3m tape provided.
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DO NOT MOUNT THE RESISTORS HERE!

Instead I remounted them to the metal body behind the bumper cover. I'm ordering new taillights now bc I made this error.





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Instead I remounted them to the metal body behind the bumper cover. I'm ordering new taillights now bc I made this error.
Is this because the resistor gets warm? It looks like the plastic on the taillights were melting?
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Re: Taillight solutions-just ordered mine.

Yes, they got hot and melted right into the plastic. They're supposed to be mounted to the metal frame. I've never worked with them before and had no idea how hot they get. I only noticed bc I was switching out my harness for the rfluk. Lucky it didn't catch fire or it would have been more than just a $300 mistake.
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