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Old 04-05-2010, 06:12 PM   #1
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Lightbulb NEON TRD in center console :or: "way too much time on my hands!"

I took a week off from work & decided to use some leftover goodies in my garage... Years back I had bought these add-on neon wire lights & never installed all of them on my previous Gen 1 Taco... I had 6' of purple & 6' of blue neon. The purple's transformer would not work, but the blue lit right up when I plugged it in to the 12V outlet....
Here's what I did with it:

Here's a shot with the flash on:

Is this too much???
I thought it would be different at least, & I have not seen anyone else post something like this...
Thoughts???
Thank you,
(p.s. if enough of you dig it I'd be happy to post a how to...)
(additional p.s. - this does a great job illuminating the inside of the console....)
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Old 04-05-2010, 06:22 PM   #2
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Old 04-06-2010, 03:53 AM   #5
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Put it accross the top of the windshield and make it come on with parking lights.
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Old 04-06-2010, 03:54 AM   #6
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looks cool but you have way to much time on your hands imho
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Old 04-06-2010, 03:54 AM   #7
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Put it accross the top of the windshield and make it come on with parking lights.
sounds cool. but then you would have wayyyy to much time on ya hands
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Old 04-06-2010, 05:27 AM   #8
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Old 04-06-2010, 05:32 AM   #9
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I like it. You have it in the center console, so you can show it off if you want to. Its not like its flashing like a vacancy sign in a cheap motel. Plus, you probably just wanted to do something with the truck, and you got exactly that.
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Old 04-06-2010, 05:38 AM   #10
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not bad.
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Old 04-06-2010, 05:39 AM   #11
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Looks kind of neat. Too much time? Maybe, but it was something you enjoyed. More power to you.

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Old 04-06-2010, 05:43 AM   #12
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I think its kinda neat. as mentioned above, you wanted to do something to your truck and thats exactly what you did. Sometimes it just feels good to work on them
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Old 04-06-2010, 03:10 PM   #16
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Old 04-06-2010, 03:13 PM   #17
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Way Way too much time on your hands. lol but if you like it cool
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I dunno... good color, came out well. Looks like you did a good job with it.

I do kind of think though that folks with TRD-labeled accessories are a bit too into the "brand," but that's not aimed at you specifically. I can't see myself doing "TRD" but I do like the idea of using the flourescent lighting.
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I dont like it. But your truck if you like it keep it! Our opinon doesnt matter.
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I have a green underbody neon kit on mine. I must have too much time on my hands too.
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