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Re: more rear lighting!!

Changed mine out to led and the plastic lens on the rear hatch is extremely fickle. But get it right and then don't touch it and you are golden
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What is wrong with changing to LEDs?
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Old 12-15-2010, 03:03 AM
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Re: more rear lighting!!

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What is wrong with changing to LEDs?
It seems like more of a lighting placement issue rather than a lighting brightness issue... i haven't actually changed the bulb but i guess its a good start
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Old 12-15-2010, 12:06 PM
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Re: more rear lighting!!

I was looking at buying some of those under dash LED strips in white and installing them behind that vent looking thingy on the roof of the cargo area. I was going to splice into the liftgate light for power.
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Old 12-15-2010, 12:18 PM
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I was looking at buying some of those under dash LED strips in white and installing them behind that vent looking thingy on the roof of the cargo area. I was going to splice into the liftgate light for power.
Thats exactly what i was thinking... maybe you should be the guinea pig and post some "how to" pics
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Re: more rear lighting!!

i think there might be a writeup for that...I know Nate (white wk swagga) and Irf (b.p.o.d) got this in their trunk. im just not too into splicing wires
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Old 12-15-2010, 12:44 PM
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Just ordered a LED replacement bulb for the rear cargo area. Well see how she works. May replace my reverse lights w LEDs as well. Who has done this and which bulb did you use? (bulb meaning how many lil LEDs on it n high power n what not)
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Re: more rear lighting!!

Here is one option....


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Re: more rear lighting!!

a few of us have already done that interior lights update in the rear cargo. helps out a lot! i believe rob has pics of his installation...

the oznium leds had issues bc they were burning out. you might want to add a small resistor to a circuit of 4 (10ohms or so) so they run at like 60ma instead of full power.
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