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lets see your setup fire (emergency) lights on 1st gen

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by 2000GTacoma, Feb 15, 2011.

  1. Feb 15, 2011 at 10:04 AM
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    2000GTacoma

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    Lets see your setup
     
  2. Feb 15, 2011 at 5:37 PM
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  3. Feb 15, 2011 at 8:22 PM
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    rab89

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    :p we're not aloud to have them anyways.
     
  4. Feb 15, 2011 at 8:25 PM
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    MrFastLayne

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  5. Feb 15, 2011 at 8:25 PM
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    01tacoprerunner

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  6. Feb 15, 2011 at 8:31 PM
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    MHS2846bg8

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    subd! I don't have "fire" lights per-se, but I do have an amber setup I'll post later. I have a voltex traffic advisor in the rear and 2 amber sho-me lights hidden in the grille.
     
  7. Feb 15, 2011 at 10:23 PM
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    unfortunately :p I'm thinking of doing an amber set-up, legal and cool.. hopefully :)
     
  8. Feb 15, 2011 at 10:41 PM
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    yea I know, my buddy in texas had lights and siren's in his dodge, it was so cool!
     
  9. Feb 16, 2011 at 9:55 AM
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    2000GTacoma

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    mine are legal as im on a local fire dept
     
  10. Feb 16, 2011 at 10:00 AM
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    Jay W.

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    No good pics right now, but I've got 2 LEDs in the grill, and a Mini-Phantom at the top of the windshield. This weekend (hopefully), there will be 4 lights going on the sides, and back of the toolbox.. I'll try and snap some pics then.

    Here's a post from the Lighting forum---> http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/lighting/126265-emergency-lighting.html


    And before somebody jumps my case, in my area, we are allowed to run emergency lighting on POVs as long as it is visible 360 degrees around the vehicle.. I live in a rural area and work a lot of wrecks, I'm first on scene sometimes, the lights come in handy.
     
  11. Feb 16, 2011 at 12:26 PM
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    mikesdoublecab

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    i have emergency strobes on my truck for when we are chasing at a race... interestingly, i was at the scene of a fatal car vs. pedestrian accident and used my truck to block the intersection while tending to the victim and waiting for emergency vehicles to respond...

    the officers on scene never said anything to me about the lights, in fact, they even turned them off for me to save my battery... although i suspect any other situation on street, i would get in trouble for using them...

    here is a vid of my lights...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZ4daHSawtE
     
  12. Feb 16, 2011 at 1:54 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

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  13. Feb 16, 2011 at 2:03 PM
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    I dont know if you would get in trouble, its just about like any work truck that works next to the road has them, like the landscaping truck at work has them.
    Idk but the laws might be different.
     
  14. Feb 16, 2011 at 2:12 PM
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    If anyone has some amber lights they want to sell I would be interested.
     
  15. Feb 16, 2011 at 8:46 PM
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    I just got some SpeedTech Lights. They are way cool. Going to try to weld mounts onto the cage tomorrow and get them installed.

    Check them out, not horribly priced either :cool:
     
  16. Feb 16, 2011 at 8:55 PM
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    Nah, you won't get in trouble for amber. I work LE in SC and Amber is good, some volunteer FD guys would use their red's to help us sometimes.
     
  17. Feb 16, 2011 at 11:06 PM
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    i figured i was ok with my ambers... its my white strobes im a lil weary about....

    i guess so long as i don't use them in conjunction with my P.A. i will be ok... haha
     
  18. Feb 16, 2011 at 11:23 PM
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    Who did you go through for your SpeedTechs? Or did you go through them directly?
     
  19. Feb 16, 2011 at 11:25 PM
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    Are we allowed amber and white? I keep meaning to ask the RCMP guys while at work, but keep forgetting. I'd like to have some amber and whites.
     
  20. Feb 16, 2011 at 11:33 PM
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    I don't know for sure, but I think so, anyone can have amber, and white isn't much different than headlights...
     
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