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Old 03-14-2012, 10:48 AM   #21
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How many do you have in your trunk?

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lol no man your not dumb. i have one in the stock location then one back by the opening. but one is plenty. i only added a second one because my sub box blocked some light from that angle
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Originally Posted by indy_11 View Post
here's my contribution to the forum

step 1: pull clear plastic off closest to the front of the car

step 2: once pulled all the way out find 4 clips holding the clear plastic piece in place

step 3: once plastic piece is removed the problem is getting the bulbs out. as you've probably already seen they're a pain to grab. so, what I DID (there could be other ways but i found this easier) was bend the metal surrounding the bulbs in order to reach in and grab them easily with my fingers and pull out.

step 4: replacing the bulbs. it doesn't really matter how you put them back in. i personally put the metal back in its place and then put the bulb in. but whatever works for you is fine.

finally: reverse all the steps to take the map light out and you could get a result like this

I really like how they look. They shine bright enough at night to which it isn't overbearing. I'll be sure to put pictures up of the night time later.
Can you reupload the pics? :)
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