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Old 05-02-2011, 02:53 PM   #1
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Fun with LED

Well after burning myself with a soldering Iron I finaly got my LED's Installed.











There is only one strip of 3 LED's in each footwell and under the front seats to illuminate the back floor boards.

I am in the process of installing them in the trunk but due to time issues and blowing a fuse I don't have them finished yet. I will post pics once it's done.


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Old 05-02-2011, 03:00 PM   #2
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Nice .. I assume you found the blown fuse then.

Looking good.

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Thank you,

No the trunk is still dark, need to find out which fuse it is then I can replace it.
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Old 05-02-2011, 03:13 PM   #4
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looks awesome. my set up is green. and mine are 15" tubes. wish i woulda gone smaller, but eh. its bright as hell and they can pulse to the music (or other hard vibrations in my car) Looks super sweet though. Can you tell when tehy are on from outside your car?
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Nicely done. I've always wanted to do something like that.
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i had a nice LED setup in my probe. and seeing your's makes me want to do it again in my zx3! looks good man!
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Awesome!
I've been thinking about installing some in the trunk but that would be to much lol
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Looks good, I like how it's not overpowering your eyes out!
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Awesome!
I've been thinking about installing some in the trunk but that would be to much lol
Honestly I don't think that it is, I am installing like 5+ strands of 3 LED's in the trunk so it A: looks cool and B: is better lighting than the stupid bulb that was in there...

Still no luck in finding out which stupid fuse I blew, I am now pulling every fuse and looking to see if it's fried. I am about 1/3rd done and am going down to the garage to see if I can check the rest.
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OK after getting halfway through the fuse box I found the culprit, fuse #25 (which is a 10a fuse) was fried. It is labeled as "battery saver" and is the fuse for the trunk light in a 2009 focus. SO if anyone wants to do this to the trunk pull fuse #25 then work on the wires so you don't do what I did and blow it.

Anyway onto the pics, I do plan on adding a few more LED's in the trunk to brighten it up but I am just so plain tired of wiring and soldering right now. So I will restart the process when I feel a little more up to it.










I even changed out the dome light in the cabin to blue light to complete the look, might change them out to LED's eventually due to the dark nature of the bulbs that I got.
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