Originally Posted by cheelyb09
I just had some interior lights installed by ford,paid $450.it was worth it.
I thought this was standard on the Mustangs (at least on the 2011's and up). Maybe it was part of the "premium package"? Here's how it works from the owners manual:
Turns the ambient lighting on or off. Ambient lighting provides accent
lighting in various locations such as footwell areas, cup holders and the
center console bin. The parking lamps/headlamps must be on to use
Press and hold RESET to turn the feature on or off.
Use this to adjust the brightness of the ambient lighting.
Press RESET to choose: low, medium, high or auto.
GAUGE COLOR, AMBIENT COLOR, HALO COLOR
GAUGE COLOR: The instrument cluster gauges are backlit with white
backlighting when the headlamps are off. When the headlamps are on,
you can select one of the preset colors for the nighttime gauge
backlighting or create up to three custom colors using the MyColor
Note: A gauge in a warning condition will be lit red when the headlamps
AMBIENT COLOR: You can select one of the preset colors for ambient
lighting or create up to three custom colors using the MyColor feature.
HALO COLOR: You can select one of the preset colors for halo lighting
or create up to three custom colors using the MyColor feature.
Note: Headlamps or parking lamps must be on to set up colors.
To choose colors for the gauges, halo color or ambient lighting do the
1. Press SETUP to reach the GAUGE COLOR, AMBIENT COLOR, or
HALO COLOR menu.
2. Press RESET to scroll through the following color options:
•ICE BLUE •BLUE
•PURPLE •MYCOLOR 1, 2, 3 (See HOLD
RESET TO SET MY COLOR 1, 2,
3 following to save personalized
HOLD RESET TO SET MYCOLOR 1, 2, 3 (Saving your own colors)
Apart from the preset colors, you can create your own color by adjusting
the levels of the three primary colors (red, green, and blue) through the
MyColor feature to achieve any of 125 different combinations. You can
save up to three custom colors in MyColor.
To enter the MyColor adjust mode, do the following (vehicle must be
1. Press and hold RESET for three seconds at the MyColor 1, 2 or 3
menu option to reach the MyColor adjust mode.
2. Press SETUP to scroll through the R (red), G (green), B (blue) and
3. Press RESET to blend in more of the color being adjusted.
4. To save and exit, hold RESET for three seconds when prompted.
Pressing RESET for less than three seconds will cycle back through the