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04-16-2014 02:31 PM
Austen
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Originally Posted by FullMetalFabworks View Post
Thanks for posting up Austen and looks like your install came out really clean. Looks great and we'll definitely be using a couple of these pics on the website if you don't mind.
I do not mind at all! Please let me know when they are posted
04-16-2014 12:16 PM
FullMetalFabworks
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Originally Posted by Austen View Post
How I wired it:

I took off the long black plastic piece and ran the ORO wire along existing Jeep wires and ran it through the Jeep fabric. I secured it with the existing black zip ties as well as several new ones.

I separated my target wires:
The white with brown tracer that runs to stock 3BL which I tapped with the ORO Red wire, and two wires (Black & White w/ purple tracer) that go into the P. side break light grommet. I obviously tapped the black to ORO black for ground, and the ORO green to Jeep white w/ purple tracer. Worked like a charm and I love it.

The break light works with the break lights, and does not blink while on, or with the right blinker. The marker light works perfect. It is bright, and clear.

I can not wait to get LED tail lights now.

My Wranglenater looks so much better without that disgusting spare tire carrier, or the ugly stock license plate bracket.

Please do not mention anything of my spare or lack there of. This is not about my spare, or my choice to run without one.

I am so grateful I found this post. I was surfing the internet looking for ways to accomplish everything I did here. I found this post and had Andrew on the line at 9pm eastern time on a Sunday night within seconds.

Thank you so much FMF for the stickers, and time!
Thanks for posting up Austen and looks like your install came out really clean. Looks great and we'll definitely be using a couple of these pics on the website if you don't mind.
04-15-2014 10:28 PM
Austen How I wired it:

I took off the long black plastic piece and ran the ORO wire along existing Jeep wires and ran it through the Jeep fabric. I secured it with the existing black zip ties as well as several new ones.

I separated my target wires:
The white with brown tracer that runs to stock 3BL which I tapped with the ORO Red wire, and two wires (Black & White w/ purple tracer) that go into the P. side break light grommet. I obviously tapped the black to ORO black for ground, and the ORO green to Jeep white w/ purple tracer. Worked like a charm and I love it.

The break light works with the break lights, and does not blink while on, or with the right blinker. The marker light works perfect. It is bright, and clear.

I can not wait to get LED tail lights now.

My Wranglenater looks so much better without that disgusting spare tire carrier, or the ugly stock license plate bracket.

Please do not mention anything of my spare or lack there of. This is not about my spare, or my choice to run without one.

I am so grateful I found this post. I was surfing the internet looking for ways to accomplish everything I did here. I found this post and had Andrew on the line at 9pm eastern time on a Sunday night within seconds.

Thank you so much FMF for the stickers, and time!
04-15-2014 10:13 PM
Austen ..
04-15-2014 10:11 PM
Austen .
04-15-2014 10:10 PM
Austen I installed my Solution Plate, and wired the third break light / marker light. It looks amazing. It is by far my favorite mod yet! I can not stop staring at it. When I finished hooking it up I turned on the parking lights to test it, when I saw it lit up I yelled out loud YESSSSSS



04-08-2014 01:08 PM
FullMetalFabworks
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Originally Posted by Maxs Build Up View Post
Would you guys do a package deal? With the plate solution, stock plate delete plug, cb option #1 and the license plate light?
The License plate delete plug is typically $23 when purchased separately, but is $18 when purchased with the Solution Plate, and the CB mount is normally $20, but sells for $12 with the Solution Plate. So the bundle price on that particular package would be $130 + shipping. Let us know if we can get one going for you, 909-792-9777.
04-08-2014 08:39 AM
Maxs Build Up Would you guys do a package deal? With the plate solution, stock plate delete plug, cb option #1 and the license plate light?
04-07-2014 07:46 PM
FullMetalFabworks
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Originally Posted by Austen View Post
It's 9:00 PM on the East Coast and I called Full Metal Fabworks expecting to leave a message for them to call me tomorrow to order their Solution Plate, Tag 3rd break light, and license plate delete plug. To my surprise someone answered the phone and took my order. He took the time to explain how to hook up the light and said it will ship out tomorrow. I am so glad I found this post. I can not wait to receive the parts.

I know its a year late but welcome to the forum and thank you for coming.
Austen,
it was good talking with you yesterday; your parts shipped out today. Let us know if you have any trouble with the install at all, and thanks for the welcome

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Originally Posted by MIAMI4QUAD View Post
Quote for Solution Plate, Tag 3rd break light, and license plate delete plug shipped to 32210.. thanks
PM Sent!
04-07-2014 06:09 PM
MIAMI4QUAD Quote for Solution Plate, Tag 3rd break light, and license plate delete plug shipped to 32210.. thanks
04-06-2014 08:51 PM
Austen I forgot to mention that I have already received the technical info via email. The light looks like a straight forward install. Again I can't wait.
04-06-2014 08:43 PM
SquareDogD Thanks for the welcome.
04-06-2014 08:32 PM
Austen It's 9:00 PM on the East Coast and I called Full Metal Fabworks expecting to leave a message for them to call me tomorrow to order their Solution Plate, Tag 3rd break light, and license plate delete plug. To my surprise someone answered the phone and took my order. He took the time to explain how to hook up the light and said it will ship out tomorrow. I am so glad I found this post. I can not wait to receive the parts.

I know its a year late but welcome to the forum and thank you for coming.
01-27-2014 06:48 PM
FullMetalFabworks
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Originally Posted by _3m View Post
Attachment 708393

Love it ! It was a breeze to install as well. I'm going to colour match the plugs and plate to the jeep once the weather warms a bit. Spot on kit though. Thanks loads
Thanks for the review James and glad you like it. Looks good
01-27-2014 04:38 PM
_3m Attachment 708393

Love it ! It was a breeze to install as well. I'm going to colour match the plugs and plate to the jeep once the weather warms a bit. Spot on kit though. Thanks loads
01-19-2014 03:30 PM
FullMetalFabworks
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Originally Posted by _3m View Post
Will this fit an 07 with the taller vent hole? I believe the o7- o9 models are 5 high x 2 wide later models have the 4 high x 3 wide vent openings.
PM sent!
And for anyone else that is interested our Solution Plate is designed to work with both the horizontal and vertical vents on all JK models.
01-19-2014 12:44 PM
_3m Will this fit an 07 with the taller vent hole? I believe the o7- o9 models are 5 high x 2 wide later models have the 4 high x 3 wide vent openings.
01-08-2014 12:49 PM
FullMetalFabworks Thanks to Jason H. for this pic of his Dune JK running our complete LP relocation kit. Got all parts in stock let us know if we can get one headed your way.
909-792-9777
12-05-2013 01:50 PM
FullMetalFabworks Another customer pic using our Solution Plate, Complete plug kit, and an ORO tag/3rd brake light. Thanks for the pic Tom. We have these in stock and ready to ship.
10-28-2013 01:44 AM
Mike- Stumbled in here by mistake. Can't quite get how the stock one is in a bad place, and they look kinda wimpy without the spare really, but hey, to each their own I guess.

Just goes to show there is always someone coming along to take someone else's money.
10-27-2013 05:09 PM
FullMetalFabworks
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Originally Posted by Jeepers17 View Post
Just looked at your bumpers. That's one of the cleanest looks I've seen so far, front and back! those will be my next bumpers!
Thanks and let us know when we can help you.

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Originally Posted by mack0092 View Post
What is involved in wiring up the license plate light/third brake light? plug and play?

The wiring on the ORO liteDOT is not plug and play but is about as straight forward as a wiring job gets. It comes with 3 wires in a pre-made loom, a (+) for the tag light, (+) for the brake/running light, and a ground. To make the install as clean as possible we run them through the tailgate,behind the plastic cover (on the inside of the tailgate), through the factory cloth wiring loom by the hinge, and then splice into the passenger tail light harness so there are no visible wires inside or outside. If anyone is ever installing one of these, whether they purchased it from us or somewhere else, feel free to give us a call at (909)-792-9777 and we will walk you through over the phone as best we can.

Here is a review from a customer of ours that was hesitant but ended up buying the ORO tag/3rd brake light.
"I purchased the plate and LED light a couple of months ago and love it. I considered not buying the light, because I get a little intimidated with wiring of any kind, super glad I bought it though. The whole install probably took me a little over an hour. I took my time to make sure I made it look as clean as possible and so I wouldn't have to tear it back apart later. The best write-up I found was on jk-forum, I'll try to link it. The only other thing I can think you'd need to know is that you'll want a decent drill bit to to make a hole in the license plate holder. This will allow you to hide the wire that comes out of the led. On a side note, I was able to visit the shop and was really impressed with the style and quality of all of their products. The owner Andrew spent a great deal of time showing me around, pointing out details of their stuff, and answering a ton of my questions. Good people to do business with.
http://www.jk-forum.com/jk-write-ups...4/#post1381511"
10-27-2013 07:49 AM
mack0092 What is involved in wiring up the license plate light/third brake light? plug and play?
10-26-2013 09:28 AM
Jeepers17 Just looked at your bumpers. That's one of the cleanest looks I've seen so far, front and back! those will be my next bumpers!
09-24-2013 02:40 PM
FullMetalFabworks We've had a lot of requests for the plugs to fill the holes in the tailgate and the factory license plate mount. We added an option for the license plate delete plug in the original post and from now on kits will come standard with the 3 plugs for the tail gate. If you have already purchased a kit previously and have not yet found a solution for the tail gate plugs we will make this retro-active so just give us a call and we will send the 3 plugs your way.
Thanks,
Full Metal Fabworks
09-12-2013 02:14 PM
FullMetalFabworks TTT,
here is a customer submitted pic of one done a little differently. She color matched her Solution Plate to her JK.
08-27-2013 01:10 PM
FullMetalFabworks bump,
We added another option for a CB antenna mount that works well with the Solution Plate. The idea came from a member and it puts the antenna far enough towards the outside of the Jeep that its out of the way of the spare tire but far enough inside that it isn't constantly getting thrashed by trail obstacles. These are also $12 when ordered in combination with a Solution Plate. Details have been added to the original post.
07-29-2013 12:04 PM
FullMetalFabworks
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Originally Posted by Muddnuts1289 View Post
Full kit for 09' JKU shipped to 38671
PM Sent!

Quote:
Originally Posted by KnoXouT View Post
Do you guys have a way to light the plate. It's state law where I live to have our plate lit at night.
Knox,
Yes, we offer the ORO liteDOT tag/3rd brake light for this. It has 3 rearward facing red LEDs to serve as the 3rd brake light and 3 downward facing white LEDs to illuminate the tag. Let us know if you need a pic of the tag light at night and we'll see what we can dig up for you.
07-28-2013 10:58 PM
sqdnguns
Quote:
Originally Posted by KnoXouT View Post
Do you guys have a way to light the plate. It's state law where I live to have our plate lit at night.
Under the 2nd picture by OP:

We also are a dealer for ORO and sell their LiteDOT LED license plate light and 3rd brake light that really helps clean up the back of our JKs.
07-28-2013 09:56 PM
KnoXouT Do you guys have a way to light the plate. It's state law where I live to have our plate lit at night.
07-28-2013 09:38 PM
Muddnuts1289 Full kit for 09' JKU shipped to 38671
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