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Fitting Ambient lighting, anyone done it?

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by Triple.O.G, Feb 16, 2011.

  1. Triple.O.G

    Triple.O.G Active Member

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    Guys, ordered my Ambient lighting LED from audi today which im collecting friday, anyone know how to fit it cos I ant got a clue :banghead:

    I know I know, I keep you guys on your toes :scared2:
     
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  3. hades-

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    easy
    take the cover off
    you will see the 2 marks where to drill
    you will see where the unlt clips in and then the 2 wires you will see the prongs
    off hand i think its a 5mm hole you need
     
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    Triple.O.G Active Member

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    DRILL???? woah woah woah no you guys dont understand. I cannot be let loose with a drill in my car ha ha.

    5mm, ok i can do that, so the wires are just hanging there? any particular connector i need and do you know what colour they are?

    Thanks. Oh, does the ambient lighting come on with the side lights or do i have to turn it on?
     
  5. rossbrownlee

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    PM me your email address i'll send you the illustrated instructions.

    **** EDIT -Sorry lads - These were for my B5 S4 and the 8L S3, not sure if it will be correct for the B7****
     
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  6. Triple.O.G

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    YHPM, thanks dude I owe ya.
     
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    Just did this mod today on my a3
    managed to short something and blew a fuse, anyone know which one i might have blown

    says FUSE
    above my mileage

    and the ESP yellow triangle light stays on too :S lol
     
  8. Triple.O.G

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    I read your post mate, not sure what you did but i hope i dont make the same mistake, finding which fuse is the culprit can be a right arse.
     
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    Check your manual for a description of each fuse and its error!
     
  10. jey

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    should come with a set of instructions.. its really simple.. the inside of the light cover even has two circles for where to drill.. its a cool wee mod when driving at night. especially on roads without road side lighting...
     
  11. Triple.O.G

    Triple.O.G Active Member

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    I checked instructions this aft and it does look very easy, pics when done.
     
  12. marv

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    has any one got a how to do on this i want to do it but not sure whats involved
     
  13. Triple.O.G

    Triple.O.G Active Member

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    I have now mate, PM me your email and I'll forward it when I get in.
     
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    pmd you mate thanks
     

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