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. So after 4 months did the first change. I ordered a pair of 5 dollar LED from eBay. haven't done LED's on any of my cars so thought i'ls give it a chance. Picked out some white lisence plate lights to start,Gotta say I liked the change....First day on the Forum too, havin fun!:th_dblthumb2:
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Just got my LEDs in today. Came with a free company decal and a 10% off next purchase code like always:) small ones have 5 white SMD LEDs larger ones have 9 white SMD LEDs. Going to replace the license plate bulbs, interior dome, and trunk bulb.

The 3 installs below are to show you what type of LEDs are best fitted per application. And to make install go with ease.

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Here is the before/after install Vehicle Car Automotive exterior Bumper Auto part

2 Philips head screws per light housing.
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Pulls right out but the electric lines will be very snug. just pull enough to get a grip on the bulb holder.
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Just pull the bulb out and insert the replacement. Have a pair of needle nose pliers near by just incase it's stubborn.
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Just reverse the process and your done.

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Use your flathead screwdriver and stick it in the slot and pop out the one side and the assembly will pull out with ease. Just press the tab to release the assembly from electric lines.
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Replace bulb and reverse process.


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Just curious. Why do you want brighter license plate lights? I ask because many people go to lengths trying to obscure the plate.

And, did you do the map lights also?
 

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Just got my LEDs in today. Came with a free company decal and a 10% off next purchase code like always:) small ones have 5 white SMD LEDs larger ones have 9 white SMD LEDs. Going to replace the license plate bulbs, interior dome, and trunk bulb.

The 3 installs below are to show you what type of LEDs are best fitted per application. And to make install go with ease.

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Those were the 194 9-5050 SMD's right? For the Lisence Plates of course


Well I did them because they are a 6000k light color like me 6000k hid headlights. So they match the headlights and I think it looks cool.

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The answer for ANY why did you do it question[Lookwise]. Looks good though, if its cheap I might do mine.
 

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Just got my LEDs in today. Came with a free company decal and a 10% off next purchase code like always:) small ones have 5 white SMD LEDs larger ones have 9 white SMD LEDs. Going to replace the license plate bulbs, interior dome, and trunk bulb.

The 3 installs below are to show you what type of LEDs are best fitted per application. And to make install go with ease.

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Hey which LEDs did you get for the interior dome and trunk? I went to diode dynamics website and the only thing they have listed for the cruze are HID conversion for the headlights.
 
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