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post #1 of 18 Old 11-19-2012, 03:10 PM Thread Starter
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Cab lights

Okay, getting ready to buy a new truck as my Duramax is starting to slowly fall apart. Really like the looks of cab lights on a diesel, but noticed they are only standard on the DRW's. Can a dealer install these on a truck that is in their lot or does it have to be done at the factory? I installed the ones on my Chevrolet and have had zero issues but it is nerve racking to drill holes into your roof and don't want to do it again.


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The dealer will install them for a charge. You can also have other shops or yourself install them

I just installed mine last Sat.... It wasn't horrible!



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Just not a fan of doing it myself. Looks good!


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they are an option if you are ordering a new SRW truck

but it's not that bad of a job .. if your buying used I might not use the dealer We have specialty shops I would choose first

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BUT..... If a dealer does it while selling new, I think I remember some people saying the dealer provides warrenty from water leaking... Might be worth it

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That is true

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Super dutys come in SRW with cab lights. I own one. The add fir the lights from the factory was 55 bux

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I know you can order them that way, just haven't seen any in the lots and want to take advantage of the good deals right now for 2012's.

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I dont know why Ford doesnt put them on all the trucks, they look so much better with them imo! My only regret when installing mine was after i got them on i realized they are about 1/2" further back than the stockers, I know I know its only a 1/2" but it still bothers me a little. haha

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yea i dont know why they wouldnt come stock from the factory and make it an option

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