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Old 12-06-2012, 11:20 AM   #14788
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Originally Posted by FourOhFour View Post

Doing it is relatively easy... a couple of LEDs, a resistor or two, some soldering, finding a power source. The hard part is doing it well. If you look at the cars that have it, the lights are recessed and positioned such that you don't see them unless you're looking for them. Replicating that is gonna be hard.

I might try putting a pair of dim red or amber LEDs under the lip of the center console door. Won't be as nice as lighting from above, but it'd light up the cup holders nicely, and more subtle than putting LEDs in the cup holders themselves.

I also might not. Depends on if I can find some more round tuits. ;-)
I was thinking tap into the mirror power and just put an led in the map light housing
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