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Before and after pics of interior LED upgrade

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by B5QUAT, Sep 19, 2011.

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    [Sep 19, 2011]
    Just fitted my interior LED upgrade package this weekend and must say it was £40 well spent, particularly with winter round the corner.


    Interior lights are now SO much brighter. The photos don't really do it justice because of the low ambient light and lack of use of flash, but it really is bright in the cabin now. A much clearer white light that also modernises the car a fair bit and dramatically helps light the car up inside.

    Would well recommend doing this upgrade.

    number plate lights (LHS upgrade RHS OEM)
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    Vanity lights above the mirrors (upgrade vs OEM)
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    interior lights with just one upgrade bulb fitted
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    With both the large interior lights done. Map lights were then also changed
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    Boot lights with just the top one swapped
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    Then with both done
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    Footwell light before
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    and after
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    Nice one dude.
    they are a very good kit. Just wish I had more lights to fit more of them. :)
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    Where did either of you get your kits from fella's?
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    [Sep 19, 2011]
    PM T8ups.
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    I concur with b5squat, I got the same car, same kit. Last night was the first time I went for a night drive, and the illumination is awesome, in fact, it may be too much.!

    The biggest noticeable difference to me was the footwell lights...I previously didnt even realise they were there, now I see how cr@ppy the mats look :) (need a clean....)

    the map lights and interior light cluster really spits out a ton of light, and with it being white instead of yellow it updates the car quite a lot. Just sitting inside it looks a lot younger now. money well spent indeed.

    and by adding the number plate lights, from outside the car also looks a bit younger...nice bright white lights. even the wifey likes 'em
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    having jus got a A4 tdi Q, do either of you have a link for the items, looks like a £40 well spent.
    ...... any ideas on the A4 facelift headlights..... i can do better with candles :( :(
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    There is a thread in this section I created, take look and talk to T8ups.

    As for your lights, loads of threads on how to fit them, do a quick search.
    When you some get a good set of bulbs and they do wonders.
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    it's the facelift A4 i've got, but the lights on it are shocking :(
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    [Sep 21, 2011]
    Get your self a set of osram night breakers.
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    wont catch me highlighting my number plate! :)
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    Guys, i am glad you are all happy with the lights, i think they make any car look modern and they are alot brighter.
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    Just fitted them to mine, awesome lights only £12 off ebay, i also bought some led 501's but didnt check mine as they have the old twist lock bulbs.
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    have you tried to pull the bulbout of the twist case?
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    [Sep 25, 2011]
    got any pics with the interior lens on?
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    The bulbs i ordered are the slot in type whereas the sidelight bulbs on mine are the 2 pin bayonet type bulb.
    I either get different bulbs or get different holders......
    New Xenon 5 SMD LED Side Light White Bulb T10 W5W 501 | eBay
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    Like it
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