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Aug 15, 10:40am - #36381 
Custom switches

I just wanted to post pics of these little switches I put in to the pop out blanks on the drivers side. These small rocker switches look better than anything they have at radioshack imho. All it takes is a little patience with a Dremel tool or something similar.
Right now these switches do nothing. Later I'm planing on connecting one to be able to turn off the DRL and auto-on feature. I will do this by running wire over to the switch from where people cut the wire for the single wire method of DRL disable. The other switch I may connect to blue footwell neons.

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Aug 15, 10:41am - #36382 
Here's the back of the SPST switch and a blank.

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Aug 15, 10:42am - #36383 
cool

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Aug 15, 10:43am - #36384 
Here's the finished product. Looks stock and I still have another blank to play with.

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Aug 15, 10:43am - #36385 
yup did the same thing thumbsup

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Aug 15, 10:44am - #36386 
Did the same here with Neon switches and Bass control thumbsup

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Aug 15, 11:16am - #36387 
me too, but i used a carbon fiber switch with the cover thing on it that looks badass.

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Aug 15, 11:25am - #36388 
Did the same thing with blue LED switches.

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Aug 15, 11:32am - #36389 
Ok, where did you get that? My radioshack does not have that. I actually went today looking for switches and was unsuccessful. I am starting to get pissed.

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Aug 15, 11:47am - #36390 
Did you try autozone or discount? They have a pretty good selection of switches as well thumbsup


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Aug 15, 4:08pm - #36391 
sweet man...I bought a switch that fits right into the stock part...so i popped out the plastic piece...had to shave a little off the little hole to make it fit better...but it's great.


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Aug 15, 4:14pm - #36392 
i had to cut a hole in my plastic thing so that the switch would fit. It worked pretty well. I got my switch from autozone.

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Aug 15, 8:42pm - #36393 
You can order them from electrical supply companies. I took mine (with permission) from work.
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Aug 15, 9:50pm - #36394 
cool, mine use to be there thumbsup

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Aug 16, 3:13pm - #36395 
Look at my switches. Calsoldier from nc.org made them for me... thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup

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