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Karrion28
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Aug 2, 10:19pm - #32726 
AC light mod finnished

Using Hot wires from StreetGlow thumbsup

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they are much brighter in person.

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Aug 2, 10:24pm - #32727 
sweet! doesn't look bad at all
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Aug 2, 10:56pm - #32728 
Yeah. I tried that. My experience was that the heater and AC buttons didn't light up because not enough lights were shinning through. I just colored my stock bulbs "orange" to match my gauges. I also colored the clock and the cigarette lighter to the same color.

But it is looking good, Ken. Keep up the good work. thumbsup


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Aug 3, 6:45am - #32729 
Originally Posted by tempest
sweet! doesn't look bad at all
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Aug 3, 8:48am - #32730 
eek nice!!!

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Aug 3, 9:01am - #32731 
wow! lookin good... my mod was a major disaster... still haven't taken it to the dealer to get it fixed frown


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Aug 3, 2:25pm - #32732 
sweet man!


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Aug 3, 3:09pm - #32733 
sweet!!!!! thumbsup


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Aug 3, 3:33pm - #32734 
thumbsup niiiiccccee!

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Aug 3, 5:51pm - #32735 
Wow you did the Clock i wanna see some picks of that!!!!!

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Aug 3, 6:50pm - #32736 
You can also spray the A/C area with reflective paint or chrome to get a brighter shine. I've done it works out well. Only reccomend it if you've taken apart you're whole control unit.

Keep it up looks very clean!


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Aug 3, 7:39pm - #32737 
Originally Posted by tony
Yeah. I tried that. My experience was that the heater and AC buttons didn't light up because not enough lights were shinning through. I just colored my stock bulbs "orange" to match my gauges. I also colored the clock and the cigarette lighter to the same color.


Tony,

What type of paint did you use?


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Aug 3, 10:21pm - #32738 
looks good man

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Aug 3, 11:45pm - #32739 
Thanks everyone thumbsup

Gold Celica, thanks for the tip. I have some chrome tape that Im gonna try. thumbsup

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Aug 4, 12:37am - #32740 
how long is the wire? where did you connect the power source to?

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Aug 4, 2:08am - #32741 
sweet dude. looks nice

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Aug 4, 7:53am - #32742 
Hey tony What kinda paint did you use to paint the lights? ANd where did youfind it?

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Aug 4, 11:58am - #32743 
Originally Posted by CelicaJohn8
Hey tony What kinda paint did you use to paint the lights? ANd where did youfind it?


Just get some testors transparent spray paint...just make sure its transparent. Go to your hobby shop and they should def have some.

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Aug 4, 12:02pm - #32744 
i have the 03 and everything is orange on the interior.. i think im the only one in here who likes the orange lights on the inside.. very easy on the eyes i think heh


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Aug 4, 1:24pm - #32745 
Originally Posted by My Sixth Gear
i have the 03 and everything is orange on the interior.. i think im the only one in here who likes the orange lights on the inside.. very easy on the eyes i think heh


nah I like it too...but i may get mine changed to another color to match whatever head unit I get or something...Idk yet. That will be next summer.


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Aug 4, 2:14pm - #32746 
Originally Posted by My Sixth Gear
i have the 03 and everything is orange on the interior.. i think im the only one in here who likes the orange lights on the inside.. very easy on the eyes i think heh


I agree with you, you are never alone here. Most of these guys have green lights in center dash and it sucks. I hated that about my 2000 the change to all one color in 2003 was a good move.

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Aug 4, 11:38pm - #32747 
Originally Posted by CooKie_MoNsTeR2k
Originally Posted by CelicaJohn8
Hey tony What kinda paint did you use to paint the lights? ANd where did youfind it?


Just get some testors transparent spray paint...just make sure its transparent. Go to your hobby shop and they should def have some.


Yeah, that's what I used.


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Aug 5, 2:16pm - #32748 
Originally Posted by tony
Originally Posted by CooKie_MoNsTeR2k
Originally Posted by CelicaJohn8
Hey tony What kinda paint did you use to paint the lights? ANd where did youfind it?


Just get some testors transparent spray paint...just make sure its transparent. Go to your hobby shop and they should def have some.


Yeah, that's what I used.


I wanted to do that, but I heard they blow out shortly after.

How long has yours lasted?

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