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Old 07-22-2009, 02:35 PM
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Re: Ideas for LED Eyebrow DRL....

taking apart the headlights is here in rob's thread
http://jeepgarage.org/showthread.php?t=1538
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Re: Ideas for LED Eyebrow DRL....

im looking to take them off of a car without removing the front bumper, not taking them apart... anyone??
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Old 07-22-2009, 03:03 PM
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Re: Ideas for LED Eyebrow DRL....

Dude, Just go out there with a 10mm Wrench and start looseing screws that are attached to the light and play with it. its the only way you will learn. there is no specific instructions to remove them.

There is a plastic screw thingy on top, remove it, there is a 10mm bolt on top remove it, 10mm out back and down low remove it, then there is one below the headlight that is attached to the bumper itself thats almost impossible to get at, the head faces forward of the jeep and there it very little room.


Just go out there and start playing with stuff. I had never worked on a WK in my life until recently and thats how i have done any mods is just go out and try it. Thats how i figured out what a bitch it is to remove the headlights w/o taking off the bumper.

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This was the idea i suggested back on the first page of this thread. I like it, I think its looks nice and clean and professional/stock. I dont know why he took it off.
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Old 07-22-2009, 03:05 PM
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Re: Ideas for LED Eyebrow DRL....

i agree kyle those lights looked awesome!!! i believe that will be a fairly easy mod to do once you get the headlights opened up!
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if you can separate the lights like you wanted to paint the inside like nifty, you could do this and drill them, press in leds and wire it all up.
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Re: Ideas for LED Eyebrow DRL....

there are 4 10mm bolts holding the lamps to the Jeep...2 on top and two on bottom. 3 bolts are very easy to get to and remove. the bolt closest to the grill is a pita. I used the smallest craftsman rachet and socket I had and reached up through the bottom of the bumper and loosened it a little at a time. Its very difficult...but can be done.

None of the aftermarket headlmaps work for the 08-09 WK's becasue of the new scalloped design or "hump" on the 08-09 bumper. The new 08-09 headlmaps are scallopped as well to accept that bumper. the 05-07 lamps are NOT scallopped and just straight across on the bottom and therefore dont work with the "humps" of the 08-09.

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Old 07-22-2009, 03:13 PM
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Re: Ideas for LED Eyebrow DRL....

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if you can separate the lights like you wanted to paint the inside like nifty, you could do this and drill them, press in leds and wire it all up.
yes if i buy a spare i would def open them up, paint them, and do the led mod!!! im very tempted!!!
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yes if i buy a spare i would def open them up, paint them, and do the led mod!!! im very tempted!!!

That would look sick on black vs chrome. But id want to drill it all out first then paint then install the lights. lights would prolly stay in there fine with hot glue.
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Re: Ideas for LED Eyebrow DRL....

yup they will!!! that's how i did my cargo led strip. they are attached via hot glue
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Nate, irf, mateo.

just get the halos. save yourself the trouble. Jk Jk..
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Re: Ideas for LED Eyebrow DRL....

I have a 06 and it's flat along the bumper and the headlights so I'm planning to put it between like some of you said but where would I tap into? I guess I ok get this done with an be the first one on here to do it LOL

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if you can separate the lights like you wanted to paint the inside like nifty, you could do this and drill them, press in leds and wire it all up.
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