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Old 01-21-2012, 09:13 PM
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Don't go get all excited nothing major. I got some 68 smd LED and changed out my backup lights.

This will also be my first attempt at a write up but I am sure others have already done it.

Time Required: 5 minutes
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Pretty simple. Drop tailgate and remove the 2 screws holding in the taillight

You will need to pull a bit to get the light housing to release but there is lots of cable so no worries about pulling it out.

Here is the back of the light turn the base and the light will come out.

Remove old bulb and insert new LED. Now to put it back together. You need to line up the 2 silver nipples that are ont he right side of the picture

With the 2 black clips. They are a pressure fit so you just need to push them in


Then put the screws in and your done. I don't th ink I have forgotten anything. Like I said it is simple and quick as it took me longer to do this post then to install the lights.. Will try and get some pictures of the lights when it is darker. The only other mod I know of on my truck are the headlights here are some pics of them

They were done when I bought the truck

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Old 01-21-2012, 09:31 PM
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Quick, simple, and easy. I like it!
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LEDs are the way to go! I have replaced all my lights with them! Looks great!!
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Great write up!!!! I gotta do those on mine.
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Seriously it was so easy it surprised me. Like I said it took me longer to do the write up. Now that it was a success time to get the rest of them done.
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I have just finished this and have ordered some cree bulbs now and will put one in one side to see the difference and which one I like better. I can see that this is going to be addicting
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Nice job on your install and the write up and your headlights look saweet!

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Thanks Cajun the headlights were done when I bought the Truck but now I can see this getting addicting more LED's on the way
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great job on the write up! you will like the added light those put out, I think mine are only 48 or so smd's and they are alot brighter than stock! yours will be daylight!
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Like I said I have ordered some Cree bulbs and will check out the difference between them and the 68's
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