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Old 06-09-2012, 05:37 PM   Thread Starter #1
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I have some LEDs laying around and I want to try some external lighting. I want to put some lights under the side skirts that will turn on when I unlock the car. I would put one basically centered under each door. So the lights will be underneath the car,what's the best way to get the wires into the inside of my car?
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I have some LEDs laying around and I want to try some external lighting. I want to put some lights under the side skirts that will turn on when I unlock the car. I would put one basically centered under each door. So the lights will be underneath the car,what's the best way to get the wires into the inside of my car?
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If anyone can do this it will be you. Sounds like a cool mod if the lights are the right color.
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If you have extra wire you can run the wire under the car all the way to the gourmet opening thats on the driver side front wheel.
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If you have extra wire you can run the wire under the car all the way to the gourmet opening thats on the driver side front wheel.
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Thunder you crack me up!!

I thought about running it thru that GROMMET as well. As far as color I only use white.
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either that or extend the wires and run it through the engine bay grommet, up the the driver side of the dash , going up the driver side A pillar i think it is (pillar closest to the steering wheel) and under the roof liner to tap into the dome lights so the lights only turn on when you unlock and lock the car and turn off when your dome lights turn off. Just an idea
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my explanation is a little confusing to comprehend but i can snap some shots of my idea if youre having trouble understanding
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I understand... I made it thru the 5th grade.J/k...I need to get to the a pillars anyway. I'm going to tap into the wiring I did for my puddle lights. I ran those up the A pillars...

I was hoping there would be an easier way besides running into the engine compartment,but it looks like that's what I'll have to do.

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