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Old 03-06-2014, 08:58 PM
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Hey guys I'm new to the mj's but I've had a ton(close to ten by my quick head count) xjs and I'm blown away by how hard it is to find tail lights and when you find a set their worth their weight in gold. So i decided I'm gonna make a set. Whos done this and please i wanna see some pics for inspiration i have a set of these in the shed might just make a box of em abd see how i like em
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Old 03-13-2014, 12:09 PM
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Well as you can see i didnt get much of a reply but here's what i ended up with. I had some scrap sheet metal and a couple trailer lights so instead of paying $100+ for used plastic covers i did this in about 2hrs
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Those look pretty good.


What are you doing about a reverse light?

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Ya i could have done a better job but it was getting dark and i still had to go to the store lol. So its a quick scab in skin for the lights but atlease tge nice and bright
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Nice work!

No way to fit 84-96 XJ taillights in?
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Not without a decent about of body work i was already planning that when i first looked at the truck (the only thing he didnt tell me about was the broken tail light) and saw it was broke because i have 2 sets of xj housings. But now i have a good drive side tail light housing for the mj i can sell and maybe stroke the 4.0 in the mance with what i get for it
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looks great!
Those little marker lights from Walmart will do in a pinch for turn signals
like this
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Great job man looks great. My lights do it all but backup lights which i plan in putting those in the bumper but for now im gonna do the sticky back l.e.d. strip on my stock bumper.
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nice job. same basic finish i'm shooting for if i ever get time to start cutting and welding mine up... Mine will be recessed just a little bit... i'll have some pics in my build thread when i get to it
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Hey warpath are those littke white lights bright eniugh for reverse lights.i cant find the BRIGHT sticky leds i was gonna use and those little ones will fit in my new housings
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Nah their not bright enough to back by, especially if your tinted like me. If I were you I'd take a 3-4" hole saw to each side of your stock bumper and add the cheapo Walmart lights flush mounted. It looks great, and is very bright.
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