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Old 09-01-2010, 12:49 PM   #1
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Doors off

I'm considering going doorless for awhile, but I've got dome lights.

I'm wondering if I'll have issues with battery drainage if I just remove all the lighted bulbs. Is there something I'm missing, or will I be fine with just the bulb removal?

Thanks in advance for the help!

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Old 09-01-2010, 12:51 PM   #2
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If you have a TJ remove fuse #4, not sure about the other models.

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Old 09-01-2010, 01:05 PM   #3
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1987 XJ. The wifey won't let me take the doors off the Wrangler, which makes me sad face.
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Old 09-01-2010, 01:14 PM   #4
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still may be a fuse you can pull that will disable the lights.

or as you stated you can yank the bulbs.

Or depending on the door switch you can pin them in the "off" position.
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Old 09-01-2010, 03:16 PM   #5
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In my Wrangler, I list clip the door buttons.... Use a paperclip and it works. <s>Hell</S> heck, use tape...
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Old 09-02-2010, 02:23 AM   #6
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I want to take my doors off by with my luck it will rain
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Old 09-02-2010, 03:49 AM   #7
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It's a jeep it's bound to happen atleast once! The experience is well worth it.
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Old 09-02-2010, 05:49 AM   #8
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I love driving in the rain with the doors off and windows out. You barely even get wet, but if you do it is still fun.
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Old 09-03-2010, 12:53 AM   #9
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haha will try it next time
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Old 09-03-2010, 01:05 AM   #10
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i've got an 02 tj and the light just turn off after a while
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Old 09-03-2010, 01:07 AM   #11
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I want to take my doors off by with my luck it will rain
Waterproof seat covers work great for that (as well as removing the carpet)...also, it really doesn't rain in a whole lot with the doors off...unless it's supposed to rain all day long, I just put the top up with the windows out. That way at least the electronics stay dry (radio, clock spring, etc).
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Old 09-03-2010, 02:44 AM   #12
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Wet's no big deal I'm in the fromt Jeep no doors, no top!



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