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Old 07-26-2016, 08:08 PM
TheGreenGoblin TheGreenGoblin is offline
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Default Headlight and 4x4 switch bulbs

So i just recently learned that the 4x4 and headlight switches light up and it blew my mind. So one thing i want to do is replace the bulbs. Does anyone know which they are and if there is a plug and play bulb where can i get them?
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Old 07-27-2016, 03:01 AM
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Default Re: Headlight and 4x4 switch bulbs

I am not sure about the 4x4 switch, but the headlight switch has a "custom" bulb that Ford says you have to replace with a whole new switch (last I heard it was $50) but if you take your dash apart and look at it, you can unscrew the bulb and solder in a 12V LED instead
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Old 07-27-2016, 06:03 AM
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Look up buggman on here he has lights for those switches that are led and plug n play.
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Old 07-27-2016, 09:10 AM
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Default Re: Headlight and 4x4 switch bulbs

Your choices are:

*Buy LED from Buggman

*Build LED using a 3 or 5mm LED in the color you like, and a resistor (resistance size of resistor will depend on LED color)

*Shop for a 12V "grain of wheat" lamp or "pea" lamp if you want incandescent

*Buy new switches with new bulbs in them

*Go to a JY and get bulbs, which will probably be burned out due to people driving around at night with the dashboard lit up like a runway at an airport. But these burned out bulbs make good bodies for LED conversions.
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Old 07-27-2016, 09:18 AM
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Default Re: Headlight and 4x4 switch bulbs

Just sent buggman a pm and got a quote, thanks guys much appreciated.
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