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Old 12-11-2010, 04:33 AM
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Ok I seen a write up on how to do this my question is has anyone ever done any other color than blue....Could I go with red led's to match my exterior??
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Not sure if the red LEDs show up through the factory guages. RaiderJay used to have a custom set that were red he bought from somewhere.
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I really want to know before I tackle this..Dont like the blue I rather just keep green unless I can use red...Has anyone done green led's instead of bulbs so its like stock but brighter???
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how many and which bulbs do i need for 04 ram I am planning on doing cluster, overhead, and climate...I will go with red..Could I take overlay off and clean the blue with anything???I am buying from suberbrightleds.com need parts list...Thanks guys..
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Post #49, RaiderJays
http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread....+change&page=5

the post after that has a list of bulbs that you will need, just order red.

Here is the how to I had found on another site and posted here
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I believe Jay just swapped out the guage overlay, the stock bulbs are like an incandesant white/yellow. The green color is from the blue tint in the stock overlay. I pulled my busted cluster apart the other week to see what was under there as I want to color shift mine as well.
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So would the red leds make the guages turn out purple? That might not look bad with my black truck. I haven't quite decided between red or purple leds
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I haven't done the instrument panel LEDs in my truck yet. I would like to. I hear you guys mentioning that the bulbs are yellow. Are they tinted yellow/amber like turn signal bulbs and shine through a blue film to give you the stock green? I want to know because I want to replace mine and am stuck between white LEDs or Blue. Thanks.
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There a whitish color, then the film on the speedo has the green tint. I think with white leds it would make it a brighter green. Blue FTW!
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That's what I thought. Alot of people were posting that adding white leds gave them a light blue. I want blue but I want it to be bright too. How hard is this mod werm?
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