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Hey all, I just got a "kit" for this mod... (see pics)

I took the dash apart and I see where the current LED's are....Now what!?!?!?!

Do I de-solder the current LED's from the back of the board???

Any help, diagrams, pics, would be greatly appreciated!!!
 

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Not trying to hate, but if you have to ask about this mod you shouldn't be doing it, it seems you are a beginner and this isn't a beginner mod.

but to answer your question, you have to desolder the old ones an solder the new ones. You are talking about the LEDs to the right of the clock right?
 

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Yes, I'm talking about those LED's, along with the 3 behind the speedo.. It's ok, I got it figured out and I'm half way done with em. I got 20+ years experience in radio control models, so soldering isn't new to me. These particular LED's however, are.

Thanks for the help though!!
 

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Gotcha...i was hoping you werent a beginner and trying to solder these particular leds...
 

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They'll also work for the steering wheel controls if you got them.
 

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Big Kkokojin is right this isnt a beginner mod, you can really screw up your instrument cluster.

The key this about soldering LED's is they are polarized, and not to put too much heat on them when soldering.
 

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Wasnt there a write up on how to replace them...or was that on SL?
 

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^^^^yeah on SL under the TC tech section.
 

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^^^^haven't seen a xb one, but the TC write up uses the same steering wheel.
 

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Even if there is a writeup, you had better be damn carefull. I dont know what that instrument cluster cost but it aint gunna be cheap. So watch the the amount of heat you use.

IF anyone wants I can do the LED upgrade. PM me. We can work somethign out.
 
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