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    Has anybody done this as im thinking about doing it but i dont know how to do it. I think i looks really smart. Anyone got pictures or a how to?

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    Inside ones?

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    If yes to inside then I'm half way through doing mines, just waiting on the 2nd set to come in. I spliced into the grey/yellow and brown/white wires in the loom for the door switches then drilled a hole in the door card and put a 8mm hole in it for a led with a 5mm led and a 8mm chrome bezel on it. once I'm finished I'll post up pictures. They come on when I open the doors then come on again when I turn my dashlights on too


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    If yes also have a look at this thread: http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...ior-door-pulls

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    i forgot to mention sorry...outside ones, but inside ones look just as good

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    Quote Originally Posted by VikingLammy View Post
    i forgot to mention sorry...outside ones, but inside ones look just as good
    Hard to do as no recess, looked awesome on my Astra...

    Think the handles are hollow tho, so you could counter sink and led in there maybe?

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    It's on my list of things to do. When i find time/ can be bothered i'm going to find/ fit a dimming live (dimming with the interior light) and add an LED behind the exterior door handle and curb lighting led strips under the doors/ door cards

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    once you do you'll have to do a "how to" thread so i can follow it. Surely it easy as puttin a wire inbetween the interior lights and the door handles??

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    Quote Originally Posted by VikingLammy View Post
    once you do you'll have to do a "how to" thread so i can follow it. Surely it easy as puttin a wire inbetween the interior lights and the door handles??
    I don't like the idea of running cables through every piece of conduit in the car and into every door by the rubber tubing. I'd like to find an existing supply in there already

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    Out for ease eh mate lmfao
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