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Well a couple of weeks ago my dome lights just stopped working, both of them. Anybody know what the problem would be? Would it be possible to change out the bulbs to LEDs? And instead of the switches on the lights themselves I want to wire them up to a switch I have on my dash for easier access. Anybody have an Idea of where those cables are so I can reroute them to my dash instead of tracing them from the headliner?
 

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Well a couple of weeks ago my dome lights just stopped working, both of them. Anybody know what the problem would be? Would it be possible to change out the bulbs to LEDs? And instead of the switches on the lights themselves I want to wire them up to a switch I have on my dash for easier access. Anybody have an Idea of where those cables are so I can reroute them to my dash instead of tracing them from the headliner?
Yes you can switch them to led and it's probably just a fuse..
And idk about the wiring
 

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I've just switched mine from the usual bulbs to some LEDs they are much cleaner and went with a green dome light for when I open and close the doors. Looks sick. But they probably stopped working because of a fuse. Can't help with wiring tho!
 

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Well a couple of weeks ago my dome lights just stopped working, both of them. Anybody know what the problem would be? Would it be possible to change out the bulbs to LEDs? And instead of the switches on the lights themselves I want to wire them up to a switch I have on my dash for easier access. Anybody have an Idea of where those cables are so I can reroute them to my dash instead of tracing them from the headliner?
Check your underdash fuse panel, if you have the owners manual it has the printout of what fuse does what, and your wiring should run from the dome light, under the headliner, and down the probably the drivers side A pillar, I'm not sure on the the trim removal from the A pillars as I've never tried but every other car I've done interior on it has just been retainer clasps that you just carefully pull it off. You should see a wire loom running down it under the trim.

Be VERY careful with red or blue lights anywhere on your car though, I know in ohio its illegal to have them on anywhere on the vehicle technically, there was a guy at a local car show that had blue, red, white, and yellow inside his car that went with his music if he turned them on and he got fined for having them at a car show..
 

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Will 194 LED's work for the domes? I have 8 leftover for when I did my HVAC
 

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Will 194 LED's work for the domes? I have 8 leftover for when I did my HVAC
The dome lights require tube shaped bulbs

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Check your underdash fuse panel, if you have the owners manual it has the printout of what fuse does what, and your wiring should run from the dome light, under the headliner, and down the probably the drivers side A pillar, I'm not sure on the the trim removal from the A pillars as I've never tried but every other car I've done interior on it has just been retainer clasps that you just carefully pull it off. You should see a wire loom running down it under the trim.

Be VERY careful with red or blue lights anywhere on your car though, I know in ohio its illegal to have them on anywhere on the vehicle technically, there was a guy at a local car show that had blue, red, white, and yellow inside his car that went with his music if he turned them on and he got fined for having them at a car show..
That's weird lol. Here in San Antonio they don't care really lol people have purple driving lights lol and some camaro had green bright green fogs. My "fog lights" are red lol (they're just led's but they look cool:p not really that bright though"
 

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Red and blue lights are illegal. Almost every state has laws against using any lights on your car that are the same color as those used on law enforcement or emergency vehicles.

Some people get lucky, but it is illegal and there is usually a nice fine attatched.
 

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Red and blue lights are illegal. Almost every state has laws against using any lights on your car that are the same color as those used on law enforcement or emergency vehicles.

Some people get lucky, but it is illegal and there is usually a nice fine attatched.
Hmm weird I've never been told anything. Even when I get pulled over it's never for anything inside the car. In San Antonio they just don't allow under glow. But inside you are happy to do whatever you want. I have lights in my dome. Led's in the rear. And above my feet and the passengers and in my rear speakers also. I have have holes in the rear cardboard/carpet piece where the speakers go because I got larger speakers in the rear then they should have been but I fixed that and got smaller 6x8's and also the trunk has red led's
The only exterior LEDs I had was in my grille but those have been removed and now I just have them where my fogs should be. Hooked up to my parking lights so they turn on when I pull the knob out. But that's it:p

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Thanks. What size?
Not sure. I didn't buy them. I just used Brake light tape and put it in the inside of the lens cover. Works the same. Just cheaper:p didn't wanna buy them:p
 

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Hmm weird I've never been told anything. Even when I get pulled over it's never for anything inside the car. In San Antonio they just don't allow under glow. But inside you are happy to do whatever you want. I have lights in my dome. Led's in the rear. And above my feet and the passengers and in my rear speakers also. I have have holes in the rear cardboard/carpet piece where the speakers go because I got larger speakers in the rear then they should have been but I fixed that and got smaller 6x8's and also the trunk has red led's
The only exterior LEDs I had was in my grille but those have been removed and now I just have them where my fogs should be. Hooked up to my parking lights so they turn on when I pull the knob out. But that's it:p

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Not sure. I didn't buy them. I just used Brake light tape and put it in the inside of the lens cover. Works the same. Just cheaper:p didn't wanna buy them:p
Got any pics of your interior? After I plasti dip my rims ill need a new small project to do on my stang. Was thinking of doing the into or with all green accent lights
 

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Got any pics of your interior? After I plasti dip my rims ill need a new small project to do on my stang. Was thinking of doing the into or with all green accent lights
Here you go



Car Vehicle Vehicle door Subcompact car


First my switch for all the lighting and also I cut the wire from my radar so instead of it having to show a big plug into the cig lighter I just hooked it up to this also as well as the battery reader.



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Front lights


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Bottom rear


Automotive lighting Light Red Lighting Neon


Top rear


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Dome



Land vehicle Vehicle Car Red Bumper


And then "fogs" lol
 

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Hmm weird I've never been told anything. Even when I get pulled over it's never for anything inside the car. In San Antonio they just don't allow under glow. But inside you are happy to do whatever you want. I have lights in my dome. Led's in the rear. And above my feet and the passengers and in my rear speakers also. I have have holes in the rear cardboard/carpet piece where the speakers go because I got larger speakers in the rear then they should have been but I fixed that and got smaller 6x8's and also the trunk has red led's
The only exterior LEDs I had was in my grille but those have been removed and now I just have them where my fogs should be. Hooked up to my parking lights so they turn on when I pull the knob out. But that's it:p

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Not sure. I didn't buy them. I just used Brake light tape and put it in the inside of the lens cover. Works the same. Just cheaper:p didn't wanna buy them:p
Lol smart man. I just found out they're 578's. I'm ordering up some up tonight
 

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Thanks:p and sweet!
Ok, now I'm puzzled.. Lol. I have the lights on my mirror, so would these be considered my "dome lights?" Because mine are just regular bulbs, not the bar type.



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Here you go

First my switch for all the lighting and also I cut the wire from my radar so instead of it having to show a big plug into the cig lighter I just hooked it up to this also as well as the battery reader.

Front lights

Bottom rear

Top rear

Dome

And then "fogs" lol
Those are bad A! Ill defiantly be doing this to my stang after my rims are done!!! Ill be goin with a green accent ;) nice job!
 
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