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Oct 26, 10:18am - #55782 
LED madness

new mods since 2 days ago

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Oct 26, 10:19am - #55783 
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Oct 26, 10:22am - #55784 
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Oct 26, 10:37am - #55785 
Wow, looking good man!

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Oct 26, 10:38am - #55786 
hey how'd you paint the window control?
i couldn't figure how to take it apart.

but it looks thumbsup


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Oct 26, 11:08am - #55787 
very nice!

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Oct 26, 11:32am - #55788 
really very nice!!!
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Oct 26, 11:34am - #55789 
what gagues are those??? do they come in km/h (since i live in canada) tongue


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Oct 26, 11:36am - #55790 
they are AC autotechnic as sold in the ecelica store

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Oct 26, 12:09pm - #55791 
very nice!!

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Oct 26, 12:15pm - #55792 
thanks everyone. put a smile on my face to hear compliments. Ok, for the window light, i switched the LED. (used one of Hammer's Blue LCD leds, or you can buy a red OR orange LED from me for $1 ea). Soldering necessary. I also switched the AC and Defroster LED's to blue instead of the stock green and orange leds (u can use 5mm or 3mm LEDs for this mod). The gauges are AC Autotechnic. I don't know if they come in km/h (good luck, canadian(s)). I might post installs for (1)switching the window power LED and (2)painting needles and (3)switching the AC & Defroster LEDs. tell me what you think.

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Oct 26, 12:30pm - #55793 
Originally Posted by Baka
what gagues are those??? do they come in km/h (since i live in canada) tongue


they have the KMH written on the inside line smile

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Oct 26, 12:31pm - #55794 
Originally Posted by element_celica
hey how'd you paint the window control?
i couldn't figure how to take it apart.

but it looks thumbsup


This might give you some insight as to taking apart the controller...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_217355_0_collapsed_2__1.html


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Oct 26, 12:32pm - #55795 
MrSilly - eek eek eek eek eek eek eek eek

WOW!!!! Your setup looks incredably awesome - much respect thumbsup


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Oct 26, 12:56pm - #55796 
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Oct 26, 1:05pm - #55797 
grin grin grin grin grin grin grin thx all

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Oct 26, 1:07pm - #55798 
rear (fillin sticker & TRD exhaust & redded tails)

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Oct 26, 1:09pm - #55799 
tha gauges and needles look sweet

i need to clear mine and make the lighting red..
or buy that kit that Stun was talking about...gave me the link one time..he has them and they are awesome! grin


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Oct 26, 5:40pm - #55800 
Originally Posted by isaac

This might give you some insight as to taking apart the controller...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_217355_0_collapsed_2__1.html

For noobs that haven't taken much apart yet, there is a lack of detail on how to take it out besides, "Remove the switch unit and open it up." I had posted on that install how to take it out, but it got deleted.

All you have to do is follow the first few steps of this and you will see a screw holding the switch box in.
Do not attempt to short any nodes out or operate on this while the car is on. I fried a chip on mine and had to buy a new box for $130.


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Oct 26, 6:07pm - #55801 
Originally Posted by MxReb0
Originally Posted by isaac

This might give you some insight as to taking apart the controller...
https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/thread.f_217355_0_collapsed_2__1.html

For noobs that haven't taken much apart yet, there is a lack of detail on how to take it out besides, "Remove the switch unit and open it up." I had posted on that install how to take it out, but it got deleted.

All you have to do is follow the first few steps of this and you will see a screw holding the switch box in.
Do not attempt to short any nodes out or operate on this while the car is on. I fried a chip on mine and had to buy a new box for $130.


What new box did you had to replace??


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Oct 26, 6:19pm - #55802 
any night pics of ur gauges...looks tight thumbsup


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Oct 26, 6:56pm - #55803 
eek Wow! Very nice thumbsup thumbsup


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Oct 27, 9:19am - #55804 
Wow, that looks awesome thumbsup thumbsup

Do you needles light up after painted?

Please post a how to on changing the window defroster LED.

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Oct 27, 10:20am - #55805 
I will post a pic of my gauges at night soon. They still light up. I changed the back LEDs to red, so the needles are red at night and white during the day.

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Oct 27, 10:20am - #55806 
by the way, that pic is BEFORE the blue LCD leds were installed (the next day)

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Oct 27, 10:24am - #55807 
wow, looks great!!!! thumbsup thumbsup


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Oct 27, 4:51pm - #55808 
awesomeness thumbsup


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Oct 27, 7:36pm - #55809 
Originally Posted by Street Prototype
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Oct 27, 11:43pm - #55810 
VERY SHARP!!!!! thumbsup do the needles lite up? pix?


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Oct 28, 12:37am - #55811 
Originally Posted by RedDevil

What new box did you had to replace??

I ruined the circuit board, but the replacement part is that entire enclosure including the switches and the plastic around them.


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Oct 28, 1:02am - #55812 
...Well I hope you wouldnt do something electrical while the car is on wtf

Looks awesome man! I wish I had the skills to do that frown


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Oct 28, 1:14am - #55813 
Originally Posted by swthrtracer
...Well I hope you wouldnt do something electrical while the car is on wtf

Well, I was purposly shorting it out to see if there was a way to get the passanger side to auto up and down too. It is possible, but it involves adding a circuit with a 555 timer.


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Oct 29, 10:32am - #55814 
Well, I just want to say that I love to work on cars (especially the celica), so if anyone lives in Florida and needs help with a mod... I'm game. My mods: TRD Exhaust, AEM CAI, LED madness, reverse indiglo gauges, rear-fill sticker, custom self-made box, Clear Corners, painted console & accents, floor neons (rice?), many others.

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Oct 29, 10:33am - #55815 
sorry about the blurryness. this is at night with the gauges off. the other pics with gauges on didn't show up (WAY TOO BLURRY). sorry again. digicam...

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Oct 29, 1:16pm - #55816 
Originally Posted by swthrtracer


Looks awesome man! I wish I had the skills to do that frown

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Oct 30, 11:42pm - #55817 
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Oct 31, 2:19am - #55818 
I did the exact same thing with all the led's in the interior-mine are all red(all gauge led's,turn signals,high beam led,indicator that lights when low beams are on,AC led's,lighter led,trans position led,power window led, and 4-led dome light-a perfect mood light) I even made my led's in my in-dash Kenwood equalizer/xover red. I found that blue led's were too dim. It looks smooth. I'll post pics soon! cool I didn't want to mess with the leds in my Pioneer TV-but someday I have a lot of time I'll think about that too.

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Oct 31, 11:22am - #55819 
i'll post a pic tonight of my fob (keyless entry remote) LED. Just changed it to blue (from green). looks pimp. yeah, man, LEDs are so easy to install/desolder/etc. you agree?

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Oct 31, 11:48am - #55820 
I was just wondering did you paint the needle on the front or the back...
Just looking at from your picture it looks to be, it's painted on the front... happywink


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Oct 31, 1:31pm - #55821 
Originally Posted by MrSilly
i'll post a pic tonight of my fob (keyless entry remote) LED. Just changed it to blue (from green). looks pimp. yeah, man, LEDs are so easy to install/desolder/etc. you agree?
Yep thumbsup

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Nov 2, 8:18am - #55822 
I painted the entire needle(s) white. Pic:

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