Dash lights

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    Im switching all of my interior over to led lights but i cant find which bulb the ash tray and heater control takes. I rember seeing someone posted a list of which bulb goes were and the number bulb it takes.
     
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    I did the same thing awhile ago, i wrote about it and listed which bulbs i used and where i got them under interior tech articles, brighter dash lights started by another member. I also have a few pictures of before and after. Hope this helps

    http://mmb.maverick.to/showthread.php?t=60255
     
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    Cool thanks,
     
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    What about doing led strips around the stuff you want back lit? More consistent I would imagine.
     
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    Yes i am running a strip of white leds under the dash to come on when the dome light does.
     
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    How difficult is it to switch out the heater control light?
     
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    It ain't hard once you remove the speedometer cluster. The light socket comes out with the bulb from the rear of the controller. I used two table knifes to pry the cover off. Make sure the cover comes off straight or it will break the pins off the cover.
     
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    Thank you, when i first got the car i pulled the cover off and broke 2 pins so i went to the local junkyard and grabbed a few black covers out of all the mavs he had. Im preppared :)
     

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