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Led Footwell Lights - Which Colour? Show Of Hands Needed :-)

   116 members have voted

  1. 1. Which colour bulbs for footwell?

    • Red
      65
    • Blue
      35
    • White
      14
    • Other (please state in reply)
      2

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For anyone that hasn't seen my lighting..

I like them blue lights, wouldn't want a main blue light though, that would get annoying. But it looks freaking cool.

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How many bulbs do you have in that ceiling light brigante? I checked mine earlier and it only fits one W5W bulb, and for some reason the switch up there has been a bit fiddly since I checked (doesn't seem to want to sit in the middle position) It only works properly if I turn it on or off....

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I've got 2 w5w bulbs mate (same type as front foot-wells) 1, either side of the long courtesy light. What does your light unit look like?

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I'll try and take a picture of it tomorrow bit it's simply one W5W socket right in the middle, nothing either side....

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:wacko: confused there mate, need someone with a mk2.5 to answer this one in case the 2.5 unit is different to the mk2

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Just ran out n took these to show you what mine looks like mate

2012-09-20001256_zps3b5fa362.jpg

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Definitely a different unit, Mine simply has the w5w socket in the middle of some plastic trim, nothing either side, and only one toggle for off/courtesy/on.

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Ouch really sorry about that mate :( need to get a 2.5 owner to clear this up cause my knowledge mainly extends to the mk2 n i feel like a nob now for linking you the courtesy light bulb

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Its all good mate, my schoolboy error for not checking myself!

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Umm, looks like it. Buttons a bit different but I can't be sure. I'll get a picture of the unit without the cover on it tomorrow, it looks like it could be possible to install some map reading lights.

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If you really wanted to could buy and install this, shouldn't be too hard to swap over.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/FORD-MONDEO-MK3-FOCUS-ST-FIESTA-ST-INTERIOR-MAP-LIGHT-INTRUDER-SENSOR-/360487180499?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item53eeb5d8d3

Or just stick one of your foot-well lights in n make do with that.

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I like the idea of the 24 led festoon dome, I'd have to try and find one in red though.

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Could always get one of these, comes with a t10 adapter to fit the socket in your courtesy light n may be able to trim it down to size.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Red-Light-Panel-48-SMD-LED-T10-BA9S-Dome-Adapter-12V-/320743863963?pt=UK_CarsParts_Vehicles_CarParts_SM&hash=item4aadd2f69b

Measuring my courtesy light you'd either have to trim it down to 2 or 3 lines so that will still be either 16 or 24 leds in your courtesy light.

If you can't trim it down, stick it in your glove box like Clive n I.

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I've contacted that matey in china with the link Clive sent about the possibility of getting a custom mod in red. If he says no then I'll probably give that a shot.

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Nice one mate, I was gonna link the same thing but couldn't find any in red. I've contacted sellers before that have done a white one asking if they did a blue one, just for em to say if I dont see it listed, they dont do it lol

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If it's available then jooseloosener will seek it out.

He's done it for me before when I was after door handle trays.

The only ones that seemed available were for the 2.5 and he dug up a set to fit the 2.0 for me.

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Knew you was gonna say that lol. Normal trays?

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Where the door handles are on the inside I've got plastic storage trays in them which are good for !Removed! and phones.

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Thoughtso, not needed by me then :) but handy for you

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Yup thoughtso mate, is bad though when you gotta say a little tray like that is 'rare'

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