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morris Feb 24, 8:51am - #408565 
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Custom Alarm LED. Morris' version. Installs & pics

This is a fun and easy mod for my celica interior. cool
I must give credit to Satoshi[/color]. I saw his custom Alarm LED long time ago... cool http://plaza.umin.ac.jp/~satoshi/indexmoden.htm

And here is mine.

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morris Feb 24, 8:55am - #408566 
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The original project was made using a TOMY diecast 1:60
I got mine @ China Town in San Francisco, but you can get it on ebay
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morris Feb 24, 8:58am - #408567 
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But I found this "Muscle Machines" 1:64 and is assambled using screw instead of rivet, making the project easier happywink
Besides I like it better. Has a lot more details... cool
I also got it @ China Town, but I saw them @ Toys 'R Us, Walmart, Target, ebay
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morris Feb 24, 9:07am - #408568 
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I used "Pilot" LED Accent Lights. I got it @ Autozone

Off topic comment: Awful spanish translation. Terrible spelling and grammar... Bad for Pilot products
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morris Feb 24, 9:11am - #408569 
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1. Remove screw, and take apart and
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morris Feb 24, 9:16am - #408570 
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2. Now take apart the prying at the trunk area...
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morris Feb 24, 9:25am - #408571 
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3. Place the LED on top of the aiming to the upper point in the
, and run the wires from the
to the and behind the
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morris Feb 24, 9:32am - #408572 
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You'll find the 3rd step easy to do because for an unknown but lucky coincidence there's a gap between the and the . For this project, that's a convenient and lucky "factory defect" laughsilly

run the wires through those gaps
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morris Feb 24, 9:36am - #408573 
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4. Assamble the car and test the LED... (you can use one of those 9v "square" batteries... )
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5. Test LED Aiming
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6. Place on to the dash, run the wires and tap on (or replace) the existing Alarm LED.
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morris Feb 24, 9:44am - #408576 
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Now a couple pic of the project accomplished... happywink cool
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CaLiGTS Feb 24, 9:45am - #408577 

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nice guide morris!! thumbsup

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morris Feb 24, 9:46am - #408578 
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CaLiGTS Feb 24, 9:46am - #408579 

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i spent about an hour or so on satoshi's install website rofl rofl

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morris Feb 24, 9:47am - #408580 
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Last one...

How do you like it? kiss happywink wave
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CaLiGTS Feb 24, 9:48am - #408581 

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Originally Posted by morris
Last one...

THANKS FOR WAITING 'TIL I FINISHED TO POST. kiss happywink wave



oops sorry i thought you were done iamstfu

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cycocelica Feb 24, 9:51am - #408582 

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nicely done thumbsup
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10celica10 Feb 24, 10:09am - #408583 
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I like it alot! but my driving style wouldnt let me keep a car there lol.
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morris Feb 24, 10:20am - #408584 
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Originally Posted by 10celica10
I like it alot! but my driving style wouldnt let me keep a car there lol.
You can always use Molding Tape to keep it in place.. happywink
confused or don't you have room on your dash? spineyes confused
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speed_celica Feb 24, 3:48pm - #408585 

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Very cool! thumbsup
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bmw52786 Feb 24, 10:43pm - #408586 

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that is friggin sweet! thumbsup

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Speed4TheNeed Feb 24, 10:48pm - #408587 

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not my style, but great work nonetheless
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celiwhite Feb 24, 11:07pm - #408588 
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looks cool thumbsup
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TRD604 Feb 24, 11:27pm - #408589 
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AHHA..damn, that loooks awesome...

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tomeks Feb 25, 12:44am - #408590 

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looks nice thumbsup

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vcel523 Feb 25, 1:08am - #408591 

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looks great! Satoshi has done some amazing things on his Celica. thumbsup
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verano Feb 25, 2:02am - #408592 

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nice little car might get a ticket for having blue lights lol rofl

nice job francy thumbsup
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RookieGTS Feb 25, 2:15am - #408593 

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damn that is cool!
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SilvrGTS Feb 25, 2:16am - #408594 

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v3n0m Feb 25, 3:17am - #408595 

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rofl

That's pretty cool thumbsup
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sweetnuts4sale Feb 25, 5:04am - #408596 
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morris Apr 8, 9:55pm - #408597 
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bump.

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mrluilou Apr 8, 11:25pm - #408598 

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nice touch & unique thumbsup

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...I NEED THE WIREING INSTRUCTIONS... how to wire from alarm to LED. if anyone got tihe time, please take pics.. Thanx a bunch... thumbsup thumbsup
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hombredelassrtas Apr 11, 2:22pm - #408601 

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kick ass!!! great job. I lvoe satoshi's website smile

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morris Apr 12, 5:11am - #408602 
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Originally Posted by DSGB4LYF23
...I NEED THE WIREING INSTRUCTIONS... how to wire from alarm to LED. if anyone got tihe time, please take pics.. Thanx a bunch... thumbsup thumbsup
I just tapped it o the original LED wire... happywink
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