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LED Number Plate Bulbs?

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by g10chy, Dec 14, 2010.

  1. g10chy

    g10chy Member

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    Does anyone have a link to where i can get some white LED number plate bulbs?

    Cheers,
    Chris
     
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    ebay ?
     
  4. coyle

    coyle From Show... to GO

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    I got some off ebay, canbus error free ones, so you dont get a light on the dash..
    they wont work!
    tryed my mates car and they are ok, but wont do anything when i put them in mine!
     
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    Not trying to suck eggs, but have you tried fittin them both ways, some bulbs have a 'pos' and 'neg' and only work one way
     
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    yes mate, tried them all ways lol,
    very weird...
     
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    f*ck me thats weird.Maybe non canbus will work then?
     
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    Be wary what you buy. I bought some and they didn't last long at all. I'm on my second set in a few months and these have now started flickering:(
     
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    :banghead:

    I'll be f****ed if I can get the old front sidelights out.

    Sandip + (Anybody else?)- Any clues? Battery out / Washer jet bottle off?
     
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    Do you have a facelift or prefacelift car?
     
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    2002 BAM. errrr Is that Facelift?

    Sorry to be a thicko :(
     
  18. LiveWire

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    Just take the cover off of the back of the headlight, feel round for the 2 wires going to the side light bulb (use a small mirror and torch if you cant see much) and just pull the 2 wires, you will have to pull hard but dont worry it should not break. When I first changed mine I was worried about breaking the cables but they are a lot stronger than they seem.

    Also if you have fat fingers, remove the connector from the back of your xenon bulb and you will have even more space to get your sausage fingers in there!!
     
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    Me and my little sausages will have another do tonight....



    Cheers Live

    :( I'm fat!
     
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    hey guys ive got xenons as a factory extra.
    so ive changed the side lights to leds
    but im also wanting to change the day time running bulb to a canbus bright LED, has any1 seen where you can get a pair of these from this is hard work trying to find them!!!!
    there the same bulb as the reverse light bulb, ive seen those in led but cant find them in canbus :(((((((((
     

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