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12-22-2012 01:39 PM
2003focuzx3 I have the red hatch kit as well from vonkrause his name is justin I love it and it's really bright

2003 zx3 blacked out focus. stage 2 ACT clutch and flywheel, AEM SRI, Edelbrock shorty header, HFC, FSWERKS strut tower bar, fidanza STS.
12-22-2012 01:32 PM
PRSman25 I have the kit VonKrause makes and its great.
Great kit and an easy price. Does exactly what it says it will do.
Just be sure to pull out the fuse for the power mirrors and dome lights before you go tinkering around in there. It will save you an awful headache.
12-22-2012 12:42 PM
Originally Posted by BigMikeD215 View Post
anyone have any ideas. how to replace that ugly halogen in the trunk cargo area.. I want some nice ambient light for my box/subs.. i cant stand how dim and amber it is now.

some said its a 2825 light but idk how to pull the bulb loose to check without burning my hand grr.
There's a guy in the Buy/Sell/Trade forum that sells custom LED trunk kits - look for a thread by a poster named VonKrause. (I think that's how his name is spelled)

From the pictures I've seen, they're hidden, and they're nice & bright.

Here's a link to his thread:
12-22-2012 12:39 PM
BigMikeD215 Anyone ? Get me the wires to be spliced for two led strips...

I seen there is a couple bunched.
12-22-2012 11:10 AM
vermen1993 Pyroinsa stole my thunder, I did mine the same way. and as far as taking the bulb out before it gets too hot, I dropped the back seats and crawled in from the cabin so that the light wouldn't turn on. as for the strips, I just went to autozone and grabbed two blue LED strips and wired them into the old wiring, now when I shut my trunk, the LED's shut off as well, no extra wiring involved. It took me maybe 20 minutes all said and done.
12-15-2012 09:16 AM
rambleon84 another vote from me for leds
12-15-2012 08:52 AM
SkyPilot LED strips can be had on ebay for around $10 and in any color. I just wanted to be able to see all my junk at night

12-15-2012 01:53 AM
calebstubstad what pyro did is also what I did, just cut the wires and wired in 4 SMD 5050 leds from oznium. works well, nice and bright easy to do too
12-14-2012 10:48 PM
katiekay You could also cut the wires off the back of the trunk light and wire in led strips! All the LED's are wired into the OEM light

12-14-2012 10:16 PM
Sniper Focus Twist the socket and that will detach it from the lens and pull the bulb out. There's also a release tab on the back of the lens if you need to pull that out first.
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