How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by TomHitmanHatton » Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:12 pm

It was discussed on another post. Give me a minute and I'll find it.
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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by TomHitmanHatton » Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:15 pm

This topic viewtopic.php?f=2&t=25453
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If you install this can I have a picture of before and after as I am also thinking of fitting
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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by srhutch » Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:30 pm

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TomHitmanHatton wrote:I ordered mine from this company. I think it was this set http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/8-XENON-WHITE ... 3ccfa1a559
Just ordered them, the license plate LED ones, you say a special holder is needed? Any idea on part? Thanks
If you get the ones on the left, the 8 SMD ones you just use the existing bulb holder, no special holder required.
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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by TomHitmanHatton » Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:32 pm

Just pull out the old halogen bulbs and replace with LED. The centre lights are tricky to get out.

The license plate needs a special housing
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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by TomHitmanHatton » Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:33 pm

Give me a minute and I'll do a picture
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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by TomHitmanHatton » Wed Sep 10, 2014 8:42 pm

Hardest thing in the world to picture at night haha. You don't really see them to honest but the light they give off are very pleasing to the eye
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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by srhutch » Wed Sep 10, 2014 9:34 pm

TomHitmanHatton wrote:Just pull out the old halogen bulbs and replace with LED. The centre lights are tricky to get out.

The license plate needs a special housing
As per my post above, no special housing if you buy the right LED's
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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by tjradiohead » Tue Dec 09, 2014 4:39 pm

Is there a guide anywhere on how to get the damn housing from the central windscreen light out?

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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by half » Tue Dec 09, 2014 5:06 pm

TomHitmanHatton wrote:Hardest thing in the world to picture at night haha. You don't really see them to honest but the light they give off are very pleasing to the eye
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I put the ceiling of 3.0. It is the same as yours and I put the LEDs. Only problem is that the fading has been lost a bit. So I put the old bulb. :?

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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by TomHitmanHatton » Tue Dec 09, 2014 5:48 pm

I haven't had any issues with fading
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Re: How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by half » Wed Dec 10, 2014 8:11 am

To me it does fade until mid then turns off suddenly uff

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How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by RyanB88 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:12 pm

Changed all my bulbs now apart from the dome above the gear knob

I had it off but the leds are too big to fit in the hole (ooo arrr!) so was wondering if anyone had any techniques or tips? Or is it simply a case of ordering different leds lol
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How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by jamie_z4 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:30 pm

theres two phillips screws on the back of the lamp unit to remove the perspex part of the light, remove these insert bulb inside crystal part and reinstall perspex.
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How To: Interior and Rear License Plate LEDs

Post by RyanB88 » Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:43 pm

I've got the unit off now and can't see any screws?
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