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Well, I'd ordered a set of "== RAM==" door sill lights from goRecon.com, and they came in. Now, there's a small problem, there's no installation instruction, and Recon says that all I have to do is wire them into the door "open" switch. All the lights have is 2 wires labeled + and - running to the ballasts, so I'll have to see if I can find the wires to the door switch I need tomorrow.

Here's what they look like now, I plan on anodizing the aluminum black when my door handles arrive, or I may just paint them, just want to do a test fit first.

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Those are awesome!
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SWEET MAN!!! I was looking at getting a set of those for my truck too but just a little too expensive for me to pocket out right now...$200 Goodluck and post some pics when you get them installed.
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If you remove the threaded ring over the door switch (it's in the front door frame) and remove the kick panel on that side, you should be able to see the wires pretty easily. Some wire taps or just strip, wind together and solder, some shrink tube and yer good to go.

I think finding the best routing may be the hardest part of this job.
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Thnaks michael, I knew someone would have a clue I'm probably just gonna strip and solder then liquid tape it. I'm gonna see, but I might indent the lights into the lower strip of the kick panel plate so it sits flush with the stock height; a little dremel work and done. I'll be posting pics tomorrow while i'm doing all this.
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What an awesome idea! Those look great man!
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They look great. Post up when you get them installed .
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def want to see how this comes out!!! pics of the mod
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Well, got them installed today, finished just as it was getting dark, so I can't show you how I did the install until tomorrow. I gave up trying to track the 'door ajar' as they're built into the locking latch and I couldn't find which of the 4 wires it was. But, it hit me like a ton of bricks! What always comes on when you open your door? The DOME LIGHT! So I ran the wires through the dash and up the driverside A-Pillar and spliced into the domelight power line and grounded to the driverside kick panel bolt. DONE! Just have to finish cleaning everything up tomorrow. Cut the kick panel/door sills to the length of the new lighted sill and everything fits nicely, just a little black pain to smooth it all out now.




I really like this mod, I'm all about vehicle lighting.
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Looks excellent CD . Was looking for a set of them for my SRT8 car . But I want it in the Chrysler SRT8 logo and colors .
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