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DAVY27 09-02-2011 07:50 PM

TO all with interior LED strips....
How/where did you mount yours? preferably im looking for ways for under the rear seats. There's a decent size gap with no flat surface to mount the strips.

PS: big thanks to 2for3 for providing pics and helping me on the install! You da man!

DAVY27 09-02-2011 08:31 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
some pics: 12in strip from VLEDs, wired underneath the dash, runs through the rear kick panel all the way behind the Hood release away from sight :)

not the greatest pic:

in the 2nd pic it looks bright only cause i have blue in the overhead lights. IM planning to switch them back to white so ill have the 6k/blue combo in the rear and front!

Crestwood1001 09-02-2011 09:33 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
Find a spot under the seats and use something stiff, maybe a broken shim and stick the strip to that, then use zip ties to attach the setup under the seats, oh and paint whatever you use to stick them to black so its clean.... thats just my idea though, iv never gone under there looking lol

DAVY27 09-02-2011 10:26 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
yea, there was a thread on JU about someone doing something siimilar with a piece of plywood. good call about the paint, got to make it classy!

DAVY27 09-02-2011 10:36 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
i dont think anyone have em. could be hard on the eyes.

DAVY27 09-03-2011 07:10 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
updated with pics!

i wasnt able to wire the passenger side strip to the passenger dash, by the glovebox. idk how anyone can,basically there was no room to stick ur hand through and work with the splice clips. spent an hour on that sh*t , getting some cuts here n there lol. so i tap into the other side strip and fed it underneath the seats to the other side=much easier.

pretty neat, since im a rookie at electrical stuff. install coulda been cleaner but all wires are hidden from sight. ONly thing is, its "aimed" high probably because of where i mounted the strips, maybe ill move it an inch down but in the mean time it's staying like this cause i have no 3m tape left lol.

switched my rear overhead lights to white so you can see the contrast of the blue and finally matches my front wooot!

Crestwood1001 09-03-2011 07:37 PM

It looks great bro! How did u mount tje rear strips

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DAVY27 09-03-2011 08:23 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
idk whats its called but its stiffer than cardboard but less than a thin piece of wood. we made a template out of that thinking final result will be the thin piece of wood i got. but the template turn out pretty well so i decided to use that.

Crestwood1001 09-03-2011 08:35 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
Sweet, do I get rep for the idea? ;)

DAVY27 09-03-2011 09:09 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
cant u just give yourself as much rep as u want since ur a mod?

rep ya tho :)

Crestwood1001 09-03-2011 10:23 PM

Re: TO all with interior LED strips....
That would be cheating lol

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