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Light bar install in Lower Grill Opening

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by GTABurnout, Dec 1, 2012.

  1. Dec 18, 2012 at 3:20 PM
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    Infra

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    Since you have experience doing this already, any chance I could talk you into helping me mount my light bar the same way you did? I'll provide beer and pizza and I'm located on the east side.
     
  2. Dec 18, 2012 at 9:55 PM
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    GTABurnout

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    Yeah man I think we can work something out. I have two weeks off coming up. I am around 22nd and Sarnoff.
     
  3. Dec 19, 2012 at 10:36 AM
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    Great thanks. Just throw me a PM and let me know when you have free time to tackle this. Plenty of room in my garage to do the work and have all tools we would need. I'm just east of Tanque Verde and Sabino Canyon.
     
  4. Dec 19, 2012 at 10:50 AM
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    You should reaim that to where the high beams point GTA. You have them aimed like lows which does absolutely nothing for you when driving those poorly lit roads at night.

    Fantastic mod by the way I am loving my setup too!

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  5. Dec 19, 2012 at 12:20 PM
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    Looks great GTA! Very clean set up :drool:
    ...How were the 30" bars mounted. Straight to the crash bar or on a bracket? I am trying to decide on the 30" or 20".
     
  6. Dec 19, 2012 at 12:22 PM
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    Put the grillcraft on and let the Lumens loose!
     
  7. Dec 20, 2012 at 7:21 AM
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    From what I read the 30" will span the gap from crash can to crash can meaning you wont need the angle bracket.

    Cool I will pm you. I have a nother guy who we had planned to re do his light mount so we can crank thru both.
     
  8. Dec 20, 2012 at 8:31 AM
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    I have no access to the tools to do that :( for now I am stuck with the stock grill :(
     
  9. Dec 26, 2012 at 6:28 AM
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    Just finished this mod this past weekend. Followed your write up step by step and looks and works great. I would post pictures but they would look the same except on a timberland mica 2010 dcsb. Waiting for my 10" rigid to put in the scoop next. After that I will probably work on an aux fuse panel. Thanks op!
     
  10. Dec 30, 2012 at 6:54 AM
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    great write up! helped out alone with doing this mod. but a little different :p

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  11. Dec 30, 2012 at 5:38 PM
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    Nice saw your thread, good work. Now people have options on how to mount it.
     
  12. Dec 31, 2012 at 12:31 PM
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    great another awesome idea to spend my x mas money on! awesome write up, looks great!
     
  13. Feb 23, 2013 at 2:01 AM
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    Nice! Any link to bumper removal write-up?
     
  14. Feb 25, 2013 at 2:34 PM
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    I kinda winged it. It wasn't that hard. get the grill off first and just start popping off the plastic clips.

    This last weekend I also installed my new 4" LED's behind the stock 2011 grill. Write up soon.
     
  15. Mar 31, 2013 at 7:13 PM
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    Looks real good and clean!
     
  16. Apr 4, 2013 at 10:29 AM
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    Thanks, that was the goal. Keep it clean and tighty. No need for lights to be hanging all over the place.
     
  17. Apr 6, 2013 at 2:24 PM
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    Is this a 20" too? Or 30"? My next mod for sure...
     
  18. Apr 6, 2013 at 2:35 PM
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    @GTABurnout did the light bar come with all the wires and everything needed for hook up?
     
  20. Apr 7, 2013 at 5:17 PM
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    OP, where did all your pics go?
     
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