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Old 06-11-2001, 05:02   #1 (permalink)
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Question fog lights

Hi every1,

I have an EF Falcon, (futura std. body plastics), and i wanted to get some fog lights.

I want ones that sit nicely in the front bumper - do I have to get some "genuine" (if there are actually genuine 1's available for my car) ford 1's or can I just get some for somewhere else.

Im willing to bet the genuine 1's a pretty expensive....

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Old 06-11-2001, 05:07   #2 (permalink)
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Well fistly if you want the authentic look, the fog lamps of the NF fairlane will fit into the air vent on each side of the front spoiler.
I saw it on a Fairmont but i think it should fit for the Futura GLi spoiler as well.
Not sure how much it will cost though, but i've seen it done on a fairmont and it looks good. The other alternative is to get after market ones like PIA they usually mount on the mouth part of the grill.

Personally if i ever want fog lamps, i would enquire about the NF Fairlane lamps.

Hope this helps...
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Ahh sorry bout that, welcome to the Forum mattyc, hope you have fun...
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Old 06-11-2001, 05:11   #4 (permalink)
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Thanx!!

I've been reading for a while. good community type place !!

maybe get some photo's of my car on here sometime ..
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Old 06-11-2001, 06:22   #5 (permalink)
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The lights in the fairlane are used for going around corners, when they turn, or driver indicates they come on, look rather stupid I think. I reckon if you want it to look good, got the PIAA's, just like the Predator, or XR8 Sequential. You can always get copies for alot cheaper...............

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Old 06-12-2001, 04:37   #6 (permalink)
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These are just an autobarn special, I could have mounted them a bit better but wanted to play witht he angle 1st

http://discussions.fordforums.com/sh...?threadid=1288
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Old 06-12-2001, 05:01   #7 (permalink)
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here are mine...

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the file is called XR8_3
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I went to New Oak Ford 2day.

I asked them about putting the NF Fairlane fog lights on the front spoiler. The guy there basically told me I needed to have brackets behind the front spoiler so they didnt shake around.....
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The 2000 Hella catalogue has a photo of their green EL Futura on page 2,index, lower left corner. It has a set of Comet FF 100 in side the lower bumper opening. The part number for the fog lights is 5634W. That is for the complete kit. The price is around $200.
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I dont know but is it really sensible to cover up those brake
air-inlets in the front grille?

I mean how are the brakes supposed to efficiently cool down after a bit of use?

Just some thoughts,

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