Supra Tail Light Modifation

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  1. TRUCK ACTION

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    Well I am finally getting to this mod that I wanted to do last year.
    I have LED bulbs in place now but wanted something different. Found a company that will change your Supra lights to LED rings which looks killer, just out of my price range, around $700, use your lights!!
    I used my old set to try all that is needed, & made up some LED panel inserts.
    So today I started this mod, first remove the tail lights, separate the outer lens, remove the inner lens, get a fitment, & plan it out.
    Looks like a tennis ball cut in half will center the LED plate, glue together ,glue in place. The wires I'll run through the stock bulb socket, which has rubber wire seals & a rubber sealing ring.
     

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    Can't wait to see the finished product!
     
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    Today I got the LED plates in place ,wired up using the stock bulb sockets, inner & outer lens back in place & sealed up, tested all.
    One tail light is done,on to the other tomorrow.
     

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    That's way better than spending 700 bucks!
     
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    And that is with out any new lights,you send them yours!!
    These tail lights are no longer made, only find used ones on line.
     
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    So one of the last things before reinstalling these lights was to revise the vent tubes as the pockets are aways cut revised & upside down, so the vents would be facing up.
     

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    That being done the lights are back on the truck, I had changed the front truns to LED's a while ago,but if not seen here they are IMG_20180212_150149.jpg IMG_20180212_150447.jpg
     
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    They look good
     
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    Nice and bright! Well done!
     
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    Thanks
    The LED bulbs were bright,but this mod gives the bright LED dots in rings that I think stand out better.
     

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