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Old 01-01-2014, 03:10 AM   #1
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DIY for ZL1 footwell lighting, painting interior pieces

Hello everyone, I'm currently seeking the links to help me carry out these tasks for my ZL1. Looking to purchase a good ABL red or blue footwell lighting. I cant decide between the ice blue and red. The ice blue would go along with the door lights or red to go along with the stitches in the seats. I also want to get rid of the grey in the car in the gauges and dash. How would I take it apart so that I could paint the parts? I would plastidip the parts black so that nothing but blue and red lighting from the gauges lighting up with the footwell lights and door sills. Last but not least could someone point me in the right direction for hardwiring my V1 and possible using the suction cups provided to place them on the windshield. Thank You and good day.
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Old 01-01-2014, 09:12 AM   #2
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You could use RGB LED's and not be limited to one color.
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Old 01-02-2014, 06:57 PM   #3
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Really? Could anyone help me and post the link to help me take my interior pieces and radio apart?
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Old 01-02-2014, 08:49 PM   #4
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Most of the interior parts can just be pulled out (not many screws used).

What are you looking to do with the radio?
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Old 01-02-2014, 08:50 PM   #5
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Gauges.
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=124855
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JLbw...e_gdata_player

Center console.
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=77662

Footwells.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cpx4...e_gdata_player
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Nice bunch o' links!
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Old 01-02-2014, 08:59 PM   #7
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Nice bunch o' links!
Just paying it forward.

On another note....just ordered some ABL LED's from you.
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Old 01-02-2014, 11:55 PM   #8
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Thank you for the links. Is there anyway I could take the part around the shift apart and faceplate for the radio. I'm painting everything in the vehicle black.


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Old 01-03-2014, 12:54 AM   #9
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Post #2 on the following thread shows how to remove the shift knob.
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=75213

Once the shift knob is removed, you can then pop out the shifter cover/plate. This link should help you.
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showpo...9&postcount=37
http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=283323

Not sure about being able to pull the faceplate off of the radio to paint it. You may have to pull the head unit out and tape it off to do it. If you're using plastidip you shouldn't have to tape it off. You should be able to just peel the film of plastidip off the screen. It'll be a bit hard with all the knobs and buttons.

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