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post #1 of 11 Old 11-02-2011, 06:27 PM Thread Starter
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Trucker-esque side running lights

I love the look of the big rigs driving at night, all lit up down the sides of their truck and trailer. I would like to add amber running lights below my doors and above my steps. Have any of you done this? Is there a kit out there?

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Recon Accessories: BIG RIG? Running Lights

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I bought some LEDs and put 5 on each side

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I did the same as ACE7.3. Any truck stop sells LED marker lights that you can mount above your running boards. Although the Recon kit looks nice buying individual LEDs and wiring them yourself will be a lot cheaper.


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RECON Truck Accessories - Your Source for LED Vehicle Lighting Accessories Every light you can think of. Trust me as a truck driver I had to dress up my F350 as well.
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They're called chicken lights right?



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Yep chicken lights! Got some under my front bumper, looking to add some down under the doors!

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They even have the F250/F350 side badges that light up on the front fenders as well. Not sure if they have the blue oval in the front grille that lights up but I have seen those as well and want one soon.
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They even have the F250/F350 side badges that light up on the front fenders as well.
Not anymore. They were junk! Mine only lasted couple months. Water gets inside and ruins them.

Here is a video of mine. Just click the picture. I have the Atomic cab lights to mount yet, just need to find time to put them in.


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