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Old 12-18-2011, 10:12 AM
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Need some opinions on an idea...

The other night I had a Ford Raptor come up behind me and it was right then that I realized how cool the 3 little lights above the grill look on those things. What do you guys think of doing something like that on my jeep? I would probably go with white LEDs instead of amber. Just looking for some thoughts and ideas...

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Old 12-18-2011, 10:45 AM
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Re: Need some opinions on an idea...

Hmmmmm I kinda like the idea but I'm not sold on it yet... I LOVE the Raptors and their look...I think it could potentially be awesome! But what color...hmmmm
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Re: Need some opinions on an idea...

hmm.... i prefer the raptors w/o those 3 leds in the grill. Throws off the front end a bit IMO. Looking forward to seeing it done tho, may change my mind!
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Re: Need some opinions on an idea...

dont do it, people have added led brows to their headlights and they look terrible
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Re: Need some opinions on an idea...

GO FOR IT!!! Ive actually been considering something similar... Then add roof clearance lights like me
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Re: Need some opinions on an idea...

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Hmmmmm I kinda like the idea but I'm not sold on it yet... I LOVE the Raptors and their look...I think it could potentially be awesome! But what color...hmmmm
i'm thinking white led's would look best with my 6k hid lows...

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hmm.... i prefer the raptors w/o those 3 leds in the grill. Throws off the front end a bit IMO. Looking forward to seeing it done tho, may change my mind!
i wasn't a huge fan of the led's in the grill either until this one flew up on me, looked really cool in the rearview, mean to say the least lol.

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dont do it, people have added led brows to their headlights and they look terrible
it would just be 3 individual led's in top of the middle 3 grill openings, would look nothing like led brows in the headlights...

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GO FOR IT!!! Ive actually been considering something similar... Then add roof clearance lights like me
-I love lights lol
i'm going to start looking around for what type of led's to use and go from there. lol, you do like lights! i don't think ill do the roof lights though.
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Old 12-20-2011, 03:52 PM
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Re: Need some opinions on an idea...

im having trouble finding lights to use. anyone know where i can find some similar to the ones on the raptor? or any small led "pods" similar?
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Re: Need some opinions on an idea...

I would do it Night rider style.

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Looks good
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Re: Need some opinions on an idea...

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hmm.... i prefer the raptors w/o those 3 leds in the grill. Throws off the front end a bit IMO. Looking forward to seeing it done tho, may change my mind!
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dont do it, people have added led brows to their headlights and they look terrible
agree with these 2 statements... def throws the front end off. but to each their own.
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im having trouble finding lights to use. anyone know where i can find some similar to the ones on the raptor? or any small led "pods" similar?
I forget what thread it was on but I saw a pic of someone who put small blue leds by the door handle so passengers would stop getting "lost" trying to get out. I don't know if I'd go blue but the led looked like it'd be perfect for what your talking about but not sure of a housing to put it in. I wonder if you could order the oem lights from ford and just change the led color?
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I forget what thread it was on but I saw a pic of someone who put small blue leds by the door handle so passengers would stop getting "lost" trying to get out. I don't know if I'd go blue but the led looked like it'd be perfect for what your talking about but not sure of a housing to put it in. I wonder if you could order the oem lights from ford and just change the led color?
good thinking you gave me some other ideas. i kind of put this aside because i've been busy with other things but i really want to make it happen so ill look into it.
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