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post #1 of 5 Old 01-31-2011, 11:09 PM Thread Starter
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Patriot rocker switch panel

So i would like to put in a switch panel beneath the radio in that little compartment. Any ideas on how to go about this, I have a few ideas of my own, but i am welcome to more!

So far i thought about cutting out some ABS plastic and somehow using L-brakets to mount it flush with the rest of the dash....

....or Cutting it bigger and screwing it to the dash... lazy but much easier.


any other ideas?


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post #2 of 5 Old 02-01-2011, 01:44 AM
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And what would you switch with that panel?

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post #3 of 5 Old 02-01-2011, 01:47 AM
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screwing it to the dash... lazy but much easier.
Not lazy enough...
Use two-sided tape to fix it into the place, no screw-holes after removing later, easier to install, etc. Probably must use some kind of brackets to keep the tape out of sight / not visible.

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post #4 of 5 Old 02-01-2011, 05:36 AM Thread Starter
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Urr- Whatever i happend to need to be switching, Lightbar, extra for lights/offroad lights!

for me the switch panel will be more useful then the little space!

you are right, i thought about double stick tape, then decided it isnt strong enough and that it will push the panel even further away from the console, leaving a gap!

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Try the 3M Super Stick Molding Tape. Just make sure the surface is clean! It works on re-sticking window visors too

http://www.superiorcarcare.net/3m-do...ided-tape.html

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