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Old 06-29-2003, 02:40   #1 (permalink)
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Footwell Light Mod in XR8

After checking the forum, decided to do the footwell light mod. went to put the globes in and only found a holder in the passenger side. Nothing in the drivers.

Anyone else noticed this?? and can I do anything to add it, seeing it's not meant to be there in the first place?? or is it??
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I wonder if they are doing it that way to keep the wiring loom the same for LHD export Falcons?

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Old 06-29-2003, 03:15   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Footwell Light Mod in XR8

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if it is on the passenger side it will be there on the drivers side also

you just need to look harder
some of them are weged into the side of the fuse holder

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Re: Footwell Light Mod in XR8

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After checking the forum, decided to do the footwell light mod. went to put the globes in and only found a holder in the passenger side. Nothing in the drivers.

Anyone else noticed this?? and can I do anything to add it, seeing it's not meant to be there in the first place?? or is it??
Hmmm no socket or no bracket for the socket? Even my AU has the bracket that the light base goes into, (At the bottom underneath the fuse box)
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Re: Footwell Light Mod in XR8

Rod, thanks for the info.....went back after reading your post and found it tucked in with the wiring. not in it's little holder.

Worth my posting!! thanks again.
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Re: Footwell Light Mod in XR8

does anybody know if this mod can be done in a xr8 ute it has prestige sound premium not avilable in the ute..
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does anybody know if this mod can be done in a xr8 ute it has prestige sound premium not avilable in the ute..
I doubt it although I'd like to be proven wrong. I went looking for this on my Pursuit ute fitted with Prestige sound and nothing there.
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Your lucky to have a brake pedal let alone hidden light holders Pete!
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Your lucky to have a brake pedal let alone hidden light holders Pete!
It's not THAT negative.
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I doubt it although I'd like to be proven wrong. I went looking for this on my Pursuit ute fitted with Prestige sound and nothing there.
Are the brackets for the lamp holders there? I'm assuming the dash assembly is the same across the range?

If so just get the lamp holders and lamps and run some wire and tap off the key finder light in the steering column. Easy!
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