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Retro Fit Warning/Puddle Lights A4 B7 Salon - How To

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by drmole, Nov 14, 2011.

  1. drmole
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    Ok got round to fitting the warning and puddle lights on my A4 this weekend and thought id do a how to guide to help any other members if they fancy trying it their selves I was lucky mine worked straight away without coding but you may need to have them coded to get them working on your own car.

    If you do fancy this mod then contact RobinA3 via pm and he can supply the looms you need and the bulb holders and must say and sure most of you would agree the looms he made were top quality


    please excuse the picture quality but i copied them into publisher to get the instructions were i needed them if any wants more detailed pics or a copy of the publisher PM me and i can email it over no probs

    Heres The How To

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    Awesome write up, much easier than the way I did it last time! Might give this a go now.

    Do they light up individually? I.E. Only the door you open lights up?

    If you could do a write up for the front and rear footwell lights as well that would be awesome!! ;)
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    cheers Chris
    foot well lights are next on the list lol
    yes they only light up when the door is opened as they should
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    gary3306 Member VCDS Map User

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    Very good write up there mate. This is on the cards for me soon. Makes it a damn site easier to do when somebody does it and does a write up. Saves you having to figure out everything yourself :)
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    thanks Gary its Easy mate especially if you get the looms from RobinA3 you wont be disapointed they are top notch and look origional if you need any more detailed pics let me kno ill pm them accross
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    I've PM'd Robin and inquired about the looms. Good price. So they'll be getting ordered hopefully within the next week. In the meantime if you wanna wing over any pics mate, feel free. They'll be much appreciated.
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    Nice writeup mate, so when you doing mine?

    How much did the lights cost?
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    yeah very good price and the help he gave was second to none

    Wrath i could do them for you if you want
    looms were £17.50 each
    red lights £9.17 each
    white ones were £7.60 each
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    [Nov 15, 2011]
    Excellent writeup & pics drmole.... will definately be doing this.
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    ill happily fit these for any member if they dont fancy trying it them selfs as long as my fuel is covered and a few beer tokens exchanged :beerchug:
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    Great write up mate this is defo on the cards for me, thanks
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    Great write up :cool:
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    good write up that pal!

    My list of retro fit mods seam to get bigger every time i go on here and audizine LOL
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    lol nice easy mod mate like I said ill fit these for any member if they wish
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    sound, whats the total cost for parts?
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    scrol up mate they listed above
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    ah yeh, a see lol, well suppose ill add it to the list and once a get round to it have a bash
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    lol no worries mate if get stuck drop me a pm or txt 07534508076
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    cheers, dont think its gunna be any time soon tho lad
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    Excellent and very useful.
    I found it extremely accurate and now I am waiting for the foot well lights DYI
    Please pot it since i have bought the parts i just need a liittle bit of guidance.
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    I agree excellent write up , this and footwell lights are on my ever growing list of retro fits .
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    Hey drmole!

    Great thread! what are you charging for install.. im from bridgend?

    Cheers
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    Thank you for this DIT it is extremly well put tooghether.
    today i have tryed to in stall these light but i stopped when i had to remove the door covers.I did not know where to start from and i was afraid not to break any clips.Can anyone help me?
    Thank you for your help
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    Very good write up m8 well done
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    [Jan 23, 2012]
    I have managed to take off the door cover and to my surprize i have seen that my emergency light/from the door edge red one is not connected with any wires(no light installed there).
    Is there a way to put one?
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    Thanks give me a call or txt 07534508076 n we cud meet up n have a chat

    No mate there wont be as standard they come with reflectors you have to buy the red n white lights then install them
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    hey drmole,
    how long did it take to do ?? did u hit any problems?
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    Took bowt 4-5 hrs but was being causious and taking pics had prob wiv rears too were earth on jack plug was in use but knowing how to now it prob take round 2-3 hours maybe less
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    Another member just fitted my kit to his A4 cab so just in case anyone with a cab is wondering if they will work on their cab - they will :)

    Also the price is £36 per door which includes the loom and the lights.

    I am still trying to suss out the footwell lights and as soon as I do you guys will be the first to know.
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    cheers Rob

    ill be first in line wen you sus the footwells lol :applaus:
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