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Can I change the color of my dash lights?

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by Sheepdog, Jan 27, 2010.

  1. Jan 27, 2010 at 11:54 PM
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    Sheepdog

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    I have an 02 Tacoma and I want to change the colors of the dash lights. I was thinking about keeping the needles red and changing the rest of the dash blue, like the speedometer, tachometer...etc. The stock color is orange and I want something a little different and kinda cool. Is this possible??? If anybody has any input, post away!!!

    Something like these colors...

    [​IMG]
     
  2. Jan 28, 2010 at 12:00 AM
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    Some mebers will do yours for a fee. You have to ship your guage to them.
     
  3. Jan 28, 2010 at 12:03 AM
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    No shit?!?! Who does this??? I know prerunnerseth does that but I asked him a while back and he said he only does 2nd gens.
     
  4. Jan 28, 2010 at 12:05 AM
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    Oh snaps. Just realized your a first gen. I need to pay attention to that more. Just keep looking.
     
  5. Jan 28, 2010 at 12:41 AM
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    +hp, lifted, lights, dif breather mod, debadged, shorty antenna...
    i heard this is a hella hard operation.... but idk maybe its just hard to find someone who will do it? is there a tutorial somewhere?
     
  6. Jan 28, 2010 at 1:42 AM
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    mrp192 REALLY!!

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  7. Jan 28, 2010 at 1:44 AM
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  8. Jan 28, 2010 at 8:57 AM
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    I did this in my T100. The blue bulbs weren't very bright... Try to go LED if you can.
     
  9. Jan 28, 2010 at 10:51 AM
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    Do those tabs just come out and then you replace the bulb with an LED or something of the sort?
     
  10. Jan 28, 2010 at 11:37 AM
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    mrp192 REALLY!!

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    They twist out and you just repleace it with a 194 LED.

    go to superbrightleds.com
     
  11. Jan 30, 2010 at 10:46 PM
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    i suggest otherwise....the LED bulbs will create hot spots in the 02s. i highly suggest halogen bulbs for this application.
     
  12. Jan 31, 2010 at 12:06 AM
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    Not if you get these:

    [​IMG]
     
  13. Jan 31, 2010 at 12:19 AM
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    :ohsnap: Oops.... Sorry guys. I read too fast. I was just happy that Josh did mine today.
     
  16. Jan 31, 2010 at 12:31 AM
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    :smack:

    hahaha jk
     
  17. Jan 31, 2010 at 12:34 AM
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    LOL!!! I deserve that...:D
     
  18. Jan 31, 2010 at 12:36 AM
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    w8n4mud There's a mod for that!

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  19. Jan 31, 2010 at 12:39 AM
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    Dang.... thats enough. Someone is gonna say...[​IMG] soon... LOL
     
  20. Jan 31, 2010 at 12:43 AM
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    And I care because........? That's right. I don't. :D
     
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