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Unread 04-15-2011, 06:16 PM   #706
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Mehhhh!

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Unread 04-15-2011, 06:18 PM   #707
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Here are some night time pics. More pics in my build thread!
I figured out why I like yours better! The font on your gauges is different. Mine is smaller, and thinner. Yours are big thick numbers and letters. I've also noticed the back of your gauge cluster is different than mine. Most of my bulbs are accessible in the back where yours are covered by plastic. Weird. I didn't think they'd be that different between 1999-2003.
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Unread 04-15-2011, 07:14 PM   #708
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Love this idea. Fantastic detailed writeup. Bravo.
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Unread 04-15-2011, 08:37 PM   #709
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I figured out why I like yours better! The font on your gauges is different. Mine is smaller, and thinner. Yours are big thick numbers and letters. I've also noticed the back of your gauge cluster is different than mine. Most of my bulbs are accessible in the back where yours are covered by plastic. Weird. I didn't think they'd be that different between 1999-2003.
I think they changed the cluster look in 02?
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Unread 04-15-2011, 10:27 PM   #710
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Positive, I tried the same bulbs as the other gauges and when it didn't work I tried one from the h ac controls
Its a 658 size bulb... just find the equivalent if that on whatever website you're using!
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Unread 04-15-2011, 10:41 PM   #711
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great write up i did the same but now my rocker switches are still green and everything else is blue. anybody know off hand what size bulbs are in the switches? (for the rear defrost and rear wipers) im trying to read through all 50 pages but it takes awhile
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Unread 04-15-2011, 11:08 PM   #712
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great write up i did the same but now my rocker switches are still green and everything else is blue. anybody know off hand what size bulbs are in the switches? (for the rear defrost and rear wipers) im trying to read through all 50 pages but it takes awhile
autolumination.com type a and type b

http://autolumination.com/74.htm

scroll down till you see the chart with type a, b, and c
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Unread 04-15-2011, 11:11 PM   #713
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autolumination.com type a and type b
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Unread 04-16-2011, 08:06 AM   #714
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Its a 658 size bulb... just find the equivalent if that on whatever website you're using!
For the manual transmission shift light? It's the same size socket in the gauge cluster
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Unread 04-16-2011, 01:10 PM   #715
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For the manual transmission shift light? It's the same size socket in the gauge cluster
Woops thought you meant the auto shift light indicator
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Unread 04-16-2011, 02:58 PM   #716
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Woops thought you meant the auto shift light indicator
It's ok, if anyone knows why it might not be working please let me know
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Unread 04-16-2011, 04:00 PM   #717
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Anyone happen to know if the turn signal indicators take a different size bulb that the rest of the gauge on a 98 TJ??? After fiddling with the gauge lights today for 45 min to get them all to work, I still couldn't get the flasher indicators to work. I tried every different position, checked them in other locations and still couldn't get them to work. I bought x7 74 tri leds from superbrightleds.com.
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Unread 04-16-2011, 05:29 PM   #718
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Anyone happen to know if the turn signal indicators take a different size bulb that the rest of the gauge on a 98 TJ??? After fiddling with the gauge lights today for 45 min to get them all to work, I still couldn't get the flasher indicators to work. I tried every different position, checked them in other locations and still couldn't get them to work. I bought x7 74 tri leds from superbrightleds.com.
That's the same size bulb I'm having problems with when I'm changing the shift light
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Unread 04-16-2011, 08:00 PM   #719
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First time I've really driven mine in the dark since I installed my blue LED's, and it's really evident now that the blue gauges don't match the blue HVAC controls The gauges are more of a teal and the HVAC is more of a deep blue.
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Unread 04-16-2011, 08:10 PM   #720
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First time I've really driven mine in the dark since I installed my blue LED's, and it's really evident now that the blue gauges don't match the blue HVAC controls The gauges are more of a teal and the HVAC is more of a deep blue.
I'm surprise they dont match. Mine match perfect. Its a true blue.
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