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Door pull interior lights?

Discussion in 'A6/S6/Allroad forum (C5 Chassis)' started by rhys084, Aug 1, 2014.

  1. rhys084

    rhys084 Member

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    Has anyone upgraded the little red glow light by the door pull?

    It's a nice touch but could do with being a bit brighter for my liking.
     
  2. AR-rkon

    AR-rkon AllROOOOOOOOOAD!!!
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    Think T8ups or Scott-D3 are the men to speak to there :)
     
  3. ScottD3

    ScottD3 I want your faulty electronics
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    Strip the door card.
    Remove the LED and upgrade it to something a little bit brighter.

    That's the only way I think.
     
  4. quattrojames

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    If you do this I'd be interested to see how you get on.
     
  5. rhys084

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    I had a little look behind the card today. It is an LED, there seemed to be some confusion as to whether it was a bulb or LED. The part number is 4B0919063A.

    There doesn't seem to be a "plug and play" upgrade available, so I'll probably leave it as is. The benefit of cutting wires, soldering, finding a suitable replacement, messing about with resistors, etc isn't worth the hassle for having a slightly brighter glow.
     
  6. antowens

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    It is a little LED and to be honest the light that comes from it is pathetic i have done it on my A4 and unless its pitch black you wont notice it

    I don't think there is an upgrade for it i have been looking and i asked EM Tuning who i think is working on it dont quote me though
     

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