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      01-29-2012, 02:02 AM   #1
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New LED Dash

So went to a Buddies today to get my JB4 Installed and he told me he could do my dash to white LED's and it came out pretty awesome. What do you guys think? Also if anyone is in his area (San Diego/Vista) and wants this let me know and ill tell him to contact you, But I LOVEEEE the way it came out. Also have a picture of our cars hanging out hehe, I thought it looked pretty cool. Enjoy.



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      01-29-2012, 02:05 AM   #2
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What kind of led and where did you purchase it? Looks nice.
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I donno Where he got them. He has done quite of few of them though. It looks wayyy better than stock though.
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      01-29-2012, 03:25 AM   #4
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o wow
that looks really good
i want mine done !!
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      01-29-2012, 03:28 AM   #5
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Ya man it looks sooo good man.. YOu have no idea. It makes the interior look awesome.
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Looks great!! Any Night pics?
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      01-29-2012, 05:42 AM   #8
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If you put RED needles and amber info display, it will be awesome. Somebody has Very OEM look a like (Same as M3)
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If you put RED needles and amber info display, it will be awesome. Somebody has Very OEM look a like (Same as M3)
Ya He offered to make them a different color but i just left them white. Maybe later on ill change the color.
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Yeah red needles definitely make this. So hard to find though.

You can also replace the silver surrounds with M3 surrounds for ~$20 from eBay. Look really nice, but a bit difficult to install.
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Yeah red needles definitely make this. So hard to find though.

You can also replace the silver surrounds with M3 surrounds for ~$20 from eBay. Look really nice, but a bit difficult to install.
You can use a red sharpie for the needles. It looks really clean if you do it right. Ill Do it and post some pics later.
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Where is your buddys shop located and how much would it cost to get this done
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Where is your buddys shop located and how much would it cost to get this done
He does it in his garage. I would talk to him about how much he charges. Ill have him PM you.
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Here is an old DIY thats explains it,

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ght=white+dash
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Here is an old DIY thats explains it,

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ght=white+dash
Ya I saw that but I dont think i would be able to do that myself lol.
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Ya I saw that but I dont think i would be able to do that myself lol.
A lot of people have done this and didn't find this too difficult,
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A lot of people have done this and didn't find this too difficult,
Hehe It Looked Very Tedious. Plus I have no solder experience.
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Hehe It Looked Very Tedious. Plus I have no solder experience.
then this mod is definitely not for you, I posted the link for those who want to do it,
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then this mod is definitely not for you, I posted the link for those who want to do it,
haha Ya That's why my buddy did it lol.
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i want so bad. wish I had someone local that could do this.
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Sharpie doesn't look very good. I was thinking the best way is to have a container of red paint and to just dip the entire needle in it and let it dry.
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Sharpie doesn't look very good. I was thinking the best way is to have a container of red paint and to just dip the entire needle in it and let it dry.
Ya I though so too. Or Some Red See through Tape.
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