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Old 10-18-2012, 07:20 PM   #11
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I got a 194 LED flank bulb to replace the stock bulb and to my surprise it makes more than enough light. I no extra wiring involved, wiring extra lighting is easy, but I like that it looks stock.
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Old 10-18-2012, 07:22 PM   #12
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This thread reminds me I took mine out and never got some more LED strips. lol
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You can't even see my leds I wired in since they're hidden. And they put out light from both sides and is so much brighter than b4 :)
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Sniper, its just a replacement "bulb" for the stock housing?
Where did you procure that?
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I think I'm definitely going to be doing the LED stickies!
That glow looks sicks, and it will match my blue LED ambient light in the cabin.

Thanks guys!
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Sniper, its just a replacement "bulb" for the stock housing?
Where did you procure that?
From V-leds.com, it's a 194 flank style. http://www.v-leds.com/194-168-158-LE...orLanding/true

This was my before and after when I put it in two years ago, I plugged it in and I found my groceries. They're sold in a pair, so I fabbed up a glovebox light using a spare trunk lens from the junkyard and put the second bulb to good use.



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So I have a question the lense on my Svt is missing the one above the sub can I use any lense form a normal zx3 or do I have to try and find another Svt with one that's being parted out
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So I have a question the lense on my Svt is missing the one above the sub can I use any lense form a normal zx3 or do I have to try and find another Svt with one that's being parted out
They're the same in all Focus' from '00-11.
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I replaced mine since I installed a custom sub woofer box. I connected an LED strip with some extra wire so I could move the light around the trunk if needed.
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Old 10-30-2012, 12:59 PM   #20
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Yeah, I found it this morning.
I don't see how that could possibly be of any use to anyone.

rambleon, How did you run the LED strips? Wire it into the existing light? And would you happen to have pictures?!
Sorry PRSman (paul reed smith fan?) I didnt see this post sooner.

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A number of us have run led strips or blocks. The leds have just 2 wires so you can just splice into the 2 wires of the hatch light. Then just attach the led block/strip to the underside of where the cargo cover sits so its out of sight. You can even then run a wire from there to the other side and have lights on both sides and tuck the wire out of view behind the plastic I interior panels.
This is exactly what I did. The wires are perfectly hidden out of sight and power from the hatch light are more than enough to power two sets of led strips. I'll see if i cant get a good picture of the lights working tomorrow.

I believe my strips have either 6 or 9 white leds (self adhesive too) and then I just used some 18 or 20 gauge speaker wire i had laying around. I ran it under the hard plastic trim of the lower inside hatch area. I like it because it has a clean factory look, ie cant see anything unless you are really looking.
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