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bajoconstruction Feb 23, 4:07pm - #407782 

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Looking for domelight

My dome light for my 2003 Celica GT has been out for over a year now so it's about time to replace it I think LOL. I'm looking for one with a bluish tint to it, but I can't find regular bulbs that came with the car, let alone colored ones! Everywhere I go online or here in AZ (checker, autozone, etc), they tell me my car takes a DE3175 (the bullet shaped light, but it doesn't, it takes this bulb that looks like a mini bulb that you would put in a lamp or something...I took a pic of mine, and attached it to this post. Anyone know where I can get the right bulb for my dome light?

The only close ones I found were on ebay, so I'll attach that pic after this post. I'm still waiting for the seller to get back to me about whether or not these would work.

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bajoconstruction Feb 23, 4:07pm - #407783 

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Here's the ones I found on eBay:
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hombredelassrtas Feb 23, 4:25pm - #407784 

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unfortunatly the led bulbs wont light up the cabin enough. they face the wrong direction. Try a specialty light bulb store, they may have one. Or jsut go to toyota. Your car is still under warrenty right? They shoudl fix it rihg tup for ya thumbsup

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CRBN BLU Feb 23, 4:37pm - #407785 

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http://www.shopresponse.com/bl_hybrid.html

Go with the M-17. Those are the ones I have. I give them: thumbsup thumbsup

Or, try ebay:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayIS...sspagename=WDVW

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RicePowered Feb 23, 4:42pm - #407786 
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My dome light went out about 2 weeks after I bought the car ... I have yet to replace it.

It's been out for about 2 years now rofl rofl
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bajoconstruction Feb 23, 4:46pm - #407787 

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Originally Posted by CRBN BLU
http://www.shopresponse.com/bl_hybrid.html

Go with the M-17. Those are the ones I have. I give them: thumbsup thumbsup

Or, try ebay:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayIS...sspagename=WDVW
Sweet CRBN BLU, that's exactly what I was lookin for! Thanks so much for getting that info for me! Do the M-17s you have give off a blue hue at all or just bright white? I'd like something that gives off a bit of a blue hue like the License Plate lights I just put in...here's a pic of my car i posted last night in that thread if ya need to see: https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f0_1953493165_0_collapsed_5_365_1.html#1953493165
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e_degala Feb 23, 6:28pm - #407788 

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i just have the stock light bulb with like a rubber or vinyl sleeve over it that is colored. still pretty bright but just bathed in color now. you can get 'em at autozone for like $1.50 for a pair.

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bajoconstruction Feb 23, 6:33pm - #407789 

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Originally Posted by e_degala
i just have the stock light bulb with like a rubber or vinyl sleeve over it that is colored. still pretty bright but just bathed in color now. you can get 'em at autozone for like $1.50 for a pair.
where would I find the rubber/vinyl sleeves? Thanks for the info smile
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vcel523 Feb 23, 7:51pm - #407790 

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Zero Feb 23, 7:59pm - #407791 

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Originally Posted by bajoconstruction
Originally Posted by e_degala
i just have the stock light bulb with like a rubber or vinyl sleeve over it that is colored. still pretty bright but just bathed in color now. you can get 'em at autozone for like $1.50 for a pair.
where would I find the rubber/vinyl sleeves? Thanks for the info smile


the the APC aisle rofl no serious, its located with the APC products thumbsup

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bajoconstruction Feb 23, 8:24pm - #407792 

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Originally Posted by vcel523
ahhh perfect that's the one I need smile thanks vcel523
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CRBN BLU Feb 23, 10:51pm - #407793 

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Originally Posted by bajoconstruction
Originally Posted by CRBN BLU
http://www.shopresponse.com/bl_hybrid.html

Go with the M-17. Those are the ones I have. I give them: thumbsup thumbsup

Or, try ebay:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eBayIS...sspagename=WDVW
Sweet CRBN BLU, that's exactly what I was lookin for! Thanks so much for getting that info for me! Do the M-17s you have give off a blue hue at all or just bright white? I'd like something that gives off a bit of a blue hue like the License Plate lights I just put in...here's a pic of my car i posted last night in that thread if ya need to see: https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f0_1953493165_0_collapsed_5_365_1.html#1953493165


The ones in my link are BRIGHT white. The bulbs look identical to those in the cardomain link above. The amount of light output is NOTICEABLY increased over stock. There is no hint of blue, but you might get in trouble with blue lighting (being mistaken for a cop).

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RookieGTS Feb 23, 11:42pm - #407794 

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Originally Posted by RicePowered
My dome light went out about 2 weeks after I bought the car ... I have yet to replace it.

It's been out for about 2 years now rofl rofl


damn now thats lazy! rofl
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