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Old 07-19-2013, 12:16 PM   #1
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ABL lighting ?

Is the dash supposed to light up as well? Just my door panels do and they are not very bright (even with the dash lights turned all the way up).

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Old 07-19-2013, 12:29 PM   #2
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No, but it should

Mine door panels are dim too - matches my intellect, I guess.
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Old 07-19-2013, 12:35 PM   #3
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The dash is not suposed to light up, and the door panels ARE pretty dim.
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Old 07-19-2013, 01:23 PM   #4
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No, but it should

Mine door panels are dim too - matches my intellect, I guess.
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The dash is not suposed to light up, and the door panels ARE pretty dim.
Get away from the city lights and maybe they'll be a little bit brighter.
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Old 07-19-2013, 02:37 PM   #5
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The dash is not suposed to light up, and the door panels ARE pretty dim.
Mine are dim too. This seems to be a common issue with the ZL1
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Old 07-19-2013, 02:43 PM   #6
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Hmmm, anybody know if this is a "fixable" issue? I have not looked into it at all. It is lit by LED? Maybe a stronger one.........
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Old 07-19-2013, 02:55 PM   #7
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Yea even in a dark parking lot there still pretty dim
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Old 07-19-2013, 03:00 PM   #8
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Hmmm, anybody know if this is a "fixable" issue? I have not looked into it at all. It is lit by LED? Maybe a stronger one.........
It's a light pipe. Check the cosmetics and lighting section or the diy section. People are messing with these all the time.
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I've been told there is a layer of tape over the normal light pipe and that all you need to do is pop the insert off and remove the tape and it will be as bright as the other models of Camaros.
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I've been told there is a layer of tape over the normal light pipe and that all you need to do is pop the insert off and remove the tape and it will be as bright as the other models of Camaros.
What the...!?! That is dumb. I've been wanting to switch mine to red anyway, I guess this just gives me more motivation.
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If that's true why wouldn't they tell us this or do it from the dealership
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If that's true why wouldn't they tell us this or do it from the dealership
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What the...!?! That is dumb. I've been wanting to switch mine to red anyway, I guess this just gives me more motivation.
They may have intended the dimmer look on purpose?
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If that's all there is that's awesome
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I should note that's what I have been told. I haven't done it yet because I also want to get te IOM LED.
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How does the insert come off?
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Old 07-20-2013, 12:52 PM   #16
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How does the insert come off?
Check the lighting mod sub board. It should be there.
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