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    Default LED dash light upgrade

    So I was inspired by a picture I saw on here and decided to swap out my normal dash light bulbs for LED blue bulbs.
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    However, in doing this I learned that the bulb and socket assembly in the back of my cluster are soldered together, meaning I would have had to break the solder to get them out. Thanks to an old busted Ford Ranger that was rotting away at the farm, however, I was able to avoid that problem. The ranger had the old style push-in sockets, no solder, put in the LED bulbs and installed the assemblys in my cluster. Done.
    2001 Silverado 4X4 5.3L Auto Ext. Cab
    Flowmaster American Thunder 40 Series cat-back exhaust
    K&N Cold Air Intake (with Dry-charger)
    All alpine Audio
    Diamond clear head lights and park lights
    Access, Vanish low profile bed cover

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    Wow, I really like that. You got me thinking.......
    Tim Walters (Curky)

    Wrangler AT/S 265/70R17 - Trail-FX window vents - Husky fitted splash guards - Silver Star zXe - Leveling kit -

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    That does look nice. It is things like this when I wish my truck were older.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aloxdaddy99 View Post
    That does look nice. It is things like this when I wish my truck were older.
    Me, too. It's all soldered in my 04...

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    anyone know if they're soldered in a 2000 sierra?

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    I think they're twist-outs in a 2000, but am not positive...

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