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Jan 4, 3:34am - #364895 
LED Taillights

Does anyone sell LED tails? ive googled the shit outta them and cant find them...

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Jan 4, 3:39am - #364896 
no one sells or makes LED tail lights for the Celica.

what some people do is retrofit Trucker LEDS into APC Carbon Fiber Housing Tail lights.
of course you can retrofit LEDS boards such as the ones on Semi's into most tail lights of the 7th gen. thumbsup


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Jan 4, 3:42am - #364897 
who is it that has the leds?


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Jan 4, 9:50am - #364898 
I do... bought them from ricenit! thumbsup He only made the 1 set tho. Someone should convince him to mass produce them and host a group buy! grin

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Jan 4, 10:00am - #364899 
Some one here was selling a custom pair a while ago. Someone here should chime in with the name sooner or later. thumbsup


Originally posted by RICOGT:
i wanted to get the vac gauge because it constantly moves. more of a race feel i think
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Jan 4, 10:03am - #364900 
Oh crap he beat me in posting... Yeah thats the guy... grin


Originally posted by RICOGT:
i wanted to get the vac gauge because it constantly moves. more of a race feel i think
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Jan 4, 11:18am - #364901 
speed_celica, can you post up a pic of your LED tails?! I would love to see what they look like, I so wished them made them too...something that kinda looks like the BMW 3-Series style.

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Jan 4, 2:36pm - #364902 
yeah, pics are a must, maybe we could generate enough interest to take a number to him and ask him to produce that many. But, I'd need to see the final result of the lights in order to know that I wanted them. THanks for the help btw.


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Jan 4, 2:39pm - #364903 
yeah i remember the guy selling them. He said there were pretty hard to make and time consuming.

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Jan 5, 10:44am - #364904 
Originally Posted by GTS_Rosh
speed_celica, can you post up a pic of your LED tails?! I would love to see what they look like, I so wished them made them too...something that kinda looks like the BMW 3-Series style.


Will Do! thumbsup I'm @ work right now... I'll post them when I get home! grin

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Jan 6, 12:38am - #364905 
Here are the pics of the lights... didn't get a chance to install them yet..

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Jan 6, 12:39am - #364906 
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Jan 6, 12:39am - #364907 
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Jan 6, 12:40am - #364908 
and finally, the wiring harnesses...

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Jan 6, 8:47am - #364909 
speed_celica wave you may want to put some plastic polish on those tails it should shine them up real nice Linked Image


when i get more funds i'll have to try the LED tail lamp retrofit again

I did with a stock assembly but i couldn't aim the led's at the right angle as it's harder to do with a bar of led's instead of a circle one like those..

anyways's here's my go at it..

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Jan 6, 8:49am - #364910 
rear... o and i'm going to sell it wave only finished one side ... tongue

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Jan 6, 8:50am - #364911 
what i put inside... spineyes

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Jan 6, 8:54am - #364912 
^^ w00t w00t..thats awesome erick!! i saw those led's at pepboys the other day and i swear i was trying to think of someway to use them...haha looks like you're a step ahead of me thumbsup

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Jan 6, 9:53am - #364913 
How big are those bars... I'm thinking about putting some white ones where the corner lenses are!

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Jan 6, 10:58am - #364914 
speed_celica here's the specs and i dremeled away the plastic cover just to make it fit..

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i purchased mine off ebay and it's Maxxima brand a bit more expensive than other bars but brighter happywink http://www.maxxima.com


Maxxima is one of the best brands you can go for 25yrs experience.. and used in commercial applications...


but trying to put them in the clear area wouldn't be so easy frown thumbsdown plus


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