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    hi as the title suggests what bulbs do people use to change there lighting inside. i preferably want a xenon white colour but if i remember right if you put in all leds the rear light doesnt work am i correct?

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    how do you change the interior lights, cant find a way to get unit out

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    you remove the sensors piece at the back and prize away the piece of plastic where the lights are situated!!

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    I tried some m-tec 501's. Look nice but not quite enough light given off imo. Ordered a couple of 7 led 501's from China to see if they work and what brightness they give.

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    leds do work , but just a case of getting the right ones , i have leds in all 6 of mine

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    I had the mtec 501's in, bit too dull at night, Ive ordered these led's from the bay, hope their brighter.

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    Let us know how those go

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    i brought some l,e,ds for side repeaters but found they kept flashing??? and no it wasnt turned on for all you jokers out there? lol same when put them in the rear number plate lights, now they back in the packet in the garage. maybe will be ok interior wise.

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    well i put leds in the front but when i put them in the back none of the lights worked so im going to put some mtec ones in the back and if i remember right thats what i had to do in my old gsi

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    Quote Originally Posted by mitch View Post
    i brought some l,e,ds for side repeaters but found they kept flashing??? and no it wasnt turned on for all you jokers out there? lol same when put them in the rear number plate lights, now they back in the packet in the garage. maybe will be ok interior wise.
    mine did this i just left the no plate ones in they not bright enuff to see in day and are switched on at night

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