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Re: OT: Laser Jammers.......

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Getting my LI installed this week-end, I will post pics, if you like......
Cant wait to see, post up some pics.
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Re: OT: Laser Jammers.......

How much does a shop charge for a laser install?
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Re: OT: Laser Jammers.......

just bit the bullet and bought the STiR Plus and the Laser Interceptor total of $1283.00 for both. Kinda hurts after dropping $63k on the Jeep!
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How much does a shop charge for a laser install?
My installer is charging me $450 cash to place the LI Quad and hardwire the V1.....

I have priced others and they ranged in the $700 to $800 range just for the laser.....
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Re: OT: Laser Jammers.......

You don't need rear protection. Waste of money. Have been drifing 150k with front only and never shot from behind but shot from in front couple dozen times. As for the install, its pretty straight forward.

Mount the units in the grille closest to the headlights. Must be level and face directly forward. Bend a piece of metal into an L shape, screw oneside to jeep, other to units. I used double sided tape on my BMW.

Run wires from units around engine bay using wire ties and through firewall by cutting slit in any old rubber grommet and sticking them through.

Get wires from under dash. Hook them up to power and ground source. Wires on back of cigarette lighter are fine.

Mount button where convenient. Turns it on and off. I never use it so its tucked away. Powers on and off with the key.

That's it. Should take a good installer 90 minutes but they will charge you 2 hours. Probably 200. Units cost 795. Installed should be a grand.

I used to install. Hardest part of the install was getting units straight and level. Took 30 minutes total. Do it on level ground.

Someone handy can do this in 3 hours easy. You'd need wire strippers, black tape, screw driver, razor knife, crimps and crimpers if you want to crimp connect which is what I did, and wire ties. That's about it.
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Re: OT: Laser Jammers.......

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My installer is charging me $450 cash to place the LI Quad and hardwire the V1.....

I have priced others and they ranged in the $700 to $800 range just for the laser.....
Holy hell that is a lot

I really have to get some quotes from my local shops..... I hope they can do it cheaper.
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Re: OT: Laser Jammers.......

Yeah, that's silly money. Should cost 2 hours labor for front, 3 with rear. Labor should be 50 to 100 an hour. It's literally wire a power, ground, place two units in grille, run wires from grille under dash, and place a button. Not hard.
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Re: OT: Laser Jammers.......

That was what I was thinking.
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