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Led hood lights!

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by DWreck, May 31, 2010.

  1. Nov 23, 2010 at 10:27 AM
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    Mark C.

    Mark C. If you want it bad, you usually get it bad!

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    :thumbsup: Good Luck! Might as well pick up a relay while you're there. They only cost about $5.
     
  2. Feb 1, 2011 at 9:03 PM
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    DWreck

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    Updated bump
     
  3. Feb 1, 2011 at 9:35 PM
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    Average JOE

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    I will be doing this on Mon. I will blame you if anything goes wrong!!!



    JK

    Thanks for the write-up.
     
  4. May 7, 2011 at 2:09 AM
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    Drewboto

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    Looks really good. I had bad luck with my pin switch. It was either too close or too far from the hood.
     
  5. May 7, 2011 at 11:48 PM
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    Drunknsloth

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  6. Nov 25, 2011 at 10:36 PM
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    Huskerfan04

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    I just got this done and the lights are awesome! The trickiest part was getting the wire ran inside the hood and out the small hole in the corner of the hood, but kept at it and finally got it.

    [​IMG]
     
  7. Nov 25, 2011 at 11:09 PM
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    DWreck

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    Wait until a Tech at Toyota pops your hood now! :thumbsup:

    Looks good! And yes, that is the hardest part.
     
  8. Nov 28, 2011 at 10:31 PM
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    bluesteel731

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    any problems with the heat and the adhesive losing grip?
     
  9. Nov 28, 2011 at 10:43 PM
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    Not yet! Been a long while and everything still works perfect!
     
  10. Nov 29, 2011 at 12:50 PM
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    Drunknsloth

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    I put mine on the slanted cross bars and 3m molding taped them ziptied them down. See the picture in my signature
     
  11. Dec 16, 2011 at 11:39 PM
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    i have those same LEDs as running lights on my Concours14, and they've been on there about 6 months. its my daily rider, 2 hour round trip to work, 4 day work week, plus weekend riding... i'd say right at about 2 million hours on those bad boys and still going strong!!!;)
     
  12. Jan 12, 2012 at 7:56 PM
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    trdNick

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    i finished this mod and it is amazing! great right up and awesome job!

    [​IMG]

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  13. Jan 12, 2012 at 9:23 PM
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    DWreck

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    Looks awesome!

    After a bit or time, you may need to throw a washer under the switch. My hood is popped and dropped so much that I know have a slight dent in the hood where it hits the switch. Thus not allowing the switch to fully dissengage and the lights will come on if hooked to a constant +.
     
  14. Dec 29, 2012 at 8:56 PM
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    nfs257

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    HMMMMM wonder if this will work with the fiberglass hood.... I have everything but the pin switch to do this and hesitate...
     
  15. Nov 17, 2013 at 7:12 PM
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    Sommes

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    hopefully the tape holds up...

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  16. Nov 17, 2013 at 8:01 PM
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    DWreck

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    :thumbsup:
     
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