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Old 03-25-2013, 11:37 PM   #1
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TJ Grille lights

Anyone ever put accent lighting behind their grille? Looking to do this mod if anyone has done this please post some pics.

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Old 03-25-2013, 11:58 PM   #4
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close, but I'm looking to point the lights inward so it makes the grille glow not shine foward
I'm looking into a set of these
http://www.superbrightleds.com/morei...ght-string/53/
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I like the both of yours tho, sweet look
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Old 03-26-2013, 12:00 AM   #6
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close, but I'm looking to point the lights inward so it makes the grille glow not shine foward
That's how I used to do them, starting about 15 years ago...
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Old 03-26-2013, 12:05 AM   #7
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That's how I used to do them, starting about 15 years ago...
Would you happen to have a picture of that?
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And anyone know if 8 .081 lummens led's would be enough to make a grill glow at night
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Below is the Blue lighting up Interior of Jeep


Above is their RED lighting a Challenger Grill >
http://www.superbrightleds.com/produ...s/647,646,645/
with the UV for the Hood Scoops





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ALS-R16-DI Red89 mA5000 mcd/led628 nm$7.95 This is what the RED looks like on a Charger Grill at night acording to their Web Site.

Below is the Blue lighting up Interior of Jeep

Did some research on that picture and its a different product from superbrightleds.com that puts out 188 lummens, might have to change what I'm buying since what I found was only .081 lummens
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Old 03-26-2013, 02:13 AM   #11
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Just ordered some LED's thanks everyone for the help
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Just ordered some LED's thanks everyone for the help
Make sure you show us the results
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Make sure you show us the results
Will do
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Props to superbrightleds.com for shipping my package in about 26 hours after I ordered it. But this picture doesn't do it justice its looks more blue than the purple that is actually is but here's the best I could do



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Old 03-28-2013, 11:57 PM   #16
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LBM-x2 series LED Module String
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I cant seem to find the "suitable for vehicle" strip...could you post link perhaps? Also, how did you wire this in? Me and wires aren't the best :/
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I cant seem to find the "suitable for vehicle" strip...could you post link perhaps? Also, how did you wire this in? Me and wires aren't the best :/
LBM-x2 series LED Module String | LED Module Strings | LED Light Strips & Bars | Super Bright LEDs

These are the "not suitable for vehicles" led, its waterproof so I didn't worry about what they thought. I just grounded them to the ground for the headlight that's right next to the headlight hole. Then ran the positive through the firewall through a rubber gromet that plugs a hole behind the petals and ran it to a toggle switch, ran the other side of the switch to the fuse box. I can take pictures if that helps.
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LBM-x2 series LED Module String | LED Module Strings | LED Light Strips & Bars | Super Bright LEDs

These are the "not suitable for vehicles" led, its waterproof so I didn't worry about what they thought. I just grounded them to the ground for the headlight that's right next to the headlight hole. Then ran the positive through the firewall through a rubber gromet that plugs a hole behind the petals and ran it to a toggle switch, ran the other side of the switch to the fuse box. I can take pictures if that helps.
How many lights did you order??
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How many lights did you order??
I ordered 14 cuz I measured wrong. To go all the way around you'll need 16-17 of them
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That's the look I was going for when I first started putting blue lights behind the grill some 15 years ago, but there were no LEDs to be had so I was stuck with blue incandescent clearance lights...
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That's the look I was going for when I first started putting blue lights behind the grill some 15 years ago, but there were no LEDs to be had so I was stuck with blue incandescent clearance lights...
Well if you still want the look you can get em easy now
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LBM-x2 series LED Module String | LED Module Strings | LED Light Strips & Bars | Super Bright LEDs

These are the "not suitable for vehicles" led, its waterproof so I didn't worry about what they thought. I just grounded them to the ground for the headlight that's right next to the headlight hole. Then ran the positive through the firewall through a rubber gromet that plugs a hole behind the petals and ran it to a toggle switch, ran the other side of the switch to the fuse box. I can take pictures if that helps.
sir if you are willing I will accept your picture offer! What did you use for a toggle switch and where did you mount it? Not to be a pain but I have yet to see something like this here in Idaho..and due to our laws the toggle is a must!
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sir if you are willing I will accept your picture offer! What did you use for a toggle switch and where did you mount it? Not to be a pain but I have yet to see something like this here in Idaho..and due to our laws the toggle is a must!
I'm home for easter this weekend but on Monday when I'm back at school I can do a quick write up pictures included
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I'm home for easter this weekend but on Monday when I'm back at school I can do a quick write up pictures included
Looking forward to seeing this write up with pics, definitely going to be doing this.
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Threw some leds in mine today. Had old stuff from my import years that had been collecting dust so I figured what the heck.
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Threw some leds in mine today. Had old stuff from my import years that had been collecting dust so I figured what the heck.
Are yours color changing?
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I know, don't need them to do that just happens to be what they can do and then some

And the green doesnt show much on the camera but it is bright in person

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