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Sancho
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2004 Toyota Celica GT

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Aug 15, 4:02pm - #250260 
Custom Mod n00b

Everytime I try to add something, I end up fucking it up somehow. I tried acetate covering for the center console lighting and broke my PCB inside, so my A/C and heater don't work. I tried to do LEDS in the A/C and I think I burnt 2 of the 3 out. They don't seem to turn on, not even with a AA battery. Today, I tried doing CCFL footwells. One of the tubes had both wires broken, so I might either resolder or take the whole kit back to CompUSA. The other one I plugged into the inverter and connected the one wire to the cig lighter, the other grounded to the outside. The tube wouldn't turn on!!! I just get more and more frustrated with this. Is this happening to anyone else or do I just have the worst luck on installs? I follow the guides exactly! angry confused cry

The only things that have worked are Clear Corners, acetate on the cig lighter, custom cabin Air Filter, and S2k antenna.


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Aug 15, 4:16pm - #250261 
it may be cheaper for you to actually get your installs done at a shop...

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Aug 15, 9:37pm - #250262 
If you don't know how to do something, ask someone to help you.


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Aug 15, 10:56pm - #250263 
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GT2111
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Aug 15, 11:40pm - #250264 
just ask about things we are all here to help ... we all had our bad luck times.. Maybe just time to step back adn start over

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Erick
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Aug 16, 12:20am - #250265 
^^ yup.. and it took me 6hrs the first time i put in my AEM CAI.. but now i could probably do it in 1 -2hrs thumbsup

so basically get help first before you start.. then do a mental walk through.. but even then give yourself plenty of time... and it helps if you can find someone to help you... thumbsup


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Aug 16, 1:26am - #250266 
Originally Posted by Evan
If you don't know how to do something, ask someone to help you.


sounds good to me

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Aug 16, 3:12am - #250267 
try and try again .. . gotta start learning somewhere.. smileyou'll get it soon


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Aug 16, 3:16am - #250268 
i messed up my climate controls too. it only comes on sometimes

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Sancho
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Aug 16, 4:55pm - #250269 
I feel better already. smile

I don't follow directions too good. Friend on Ecelica got his footwells to work, but after the second try. I'll get help through him, maybe.

These CompUSA CCFLs are crap! I can install, its just that it doesn't work. cry


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Aug 16, 5:15pm - #250270 
yeah like they said. A lot of the time we think were the only ones with something wrong but 99% of the time were not. thumbsup


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