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Justinr666 01-15-2013 08:13 PM

My favourite and least expensive mod :)
 
So, i have been wanting to get pictures up of one of my mods with the biggest visual impact and finally found the time. The total cost was $50, the time was about 3 hours( made some mistakes along the way) but the results speak for them selves.
Picture one is with all lights on:
http://i158.photobucket.com/albums/t...ps0d0ce7a4.jpg
Picture two is with just the parking lights on:
http://i158.photobucket.com/albums/t...psa52de24e.jpg
Picture three is lights off, with the car in gear:
http://i158.photobucket.com/albums/t...ps11ee85a4.jpg
And picture four is lights on and high beams on:
http://i158.photobucket.com/albums/t...ps74e5cb32.jpg

The bottom lights would be brighter, but the passenger side lights are broken, one of the solders broke... too cold too fix at this point tho lol.

playaplaya81 01-15-2013 09:15 PM

Where did you get these?

playaplaya81 01-15-2013 09:16 PM

Also they look awsome lol

Justinr666 01-15-2013 09:59 PM

I got them from my work... tho you don't have canadian tire in the states... but, pepboys and im sure other automotive stores carry the exact same lights... http://www.pepboys.com/product/details/523521/ The lights are made by Pilot Automotive.. or just Pilot... the bottom light"s" are a 36" strip that i cut into two pieces(i used them are turn signals before i found out how illegal that was) but a 36" strip will fit perfectly under the front bumper of our cars. Inside the grill i used two 12" strips. I then connected the lights to my cars lighting respectively.. can explain how i did so if you would like to know.

VonKrause 01-15-2013 10:04 PM

Hello fellow Ice blue focus modder, I have done a similar thing... then again I have gone a tad bit overboard with my LEDs


http://i533.photobucket.com/albums/e...e/LEDgrill.jpg

http://i533.photobucket.com/albums/e...e/wholecar.jpg

http://i533.photobucket.com/albums/e.../bothdomes.jpg

http://i533.photobucket.com/albums/e...soleLEDs-1.jpg




I have mine set up on a wireless key fob to turn both the inside and front ones on.

What else have you done to it?

VonKrause 01-15-2013 10:06 PM

Wait a sec, is your name Justin as well!?









http://i533.photobucket.com/albums/e...otherofgod.jpg

Justinr666 01-15-2013 10:48 PM

So... this got a bit strange because... when i did my lights, i was planning on doing my lower lights inside the bumper like you did, but decided against it so its not so crowded when i put in my "fog" lights. Also, i have only a little bit done, money is always tight, but what i have done are: 5% tint on my rear windows, 3" exhaust tip, blacked out grill, smoked rear lights, the led lighting, silver star ultra's, pioneer 6" speakers in the front, added 2 pioneer 6x9 with boxes to the rear.

Now, my plans are:
shaved trunk(badges,logos,third brake)
find an alternate place for my third brake
finish up my sound system(install my sub, amp, deck ect.)
led lighting inside the car
convert all bulbs to led(minus the head lights)
paint the roof and trunk gloss black.

also, yes my name is justin, i take it yours is too? haha

matmatician 01-15-2013 11:26 PM

Man, I really wish I knew more about electronics. That stuff looks absolutely awesome guys. So jealous. :(

sleepyboy 01-15-2013 11:31 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by VonKrause (Post 4541699)
Wait a sec, is your name Justin as well!?









http://i533.photobucket.com/albums/e...otherofgod.jpg




I thought the same thing when I saw it lol. Was going to send you a link when I found you posted already [giddy]

Justinr666 01-15-2013 11:33 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by matmatician (Post 4541851)
Man, I really wish I knew more about electronics. That stuff looks absolutely awesome guys. So jealous. :(

Hey man, these lights were very easy to install, if you want i could give you a step by step on what i did. you dont even really need to know much about electrical systems.


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