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Old 01-14-2008, 03:12 PM   #1
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Default LED 3rd brake light

Who makes the miata LED center brake light? Not looking for DIY, looking for PNP. Thanks
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Old 01-14-2008, 04:25 PM   #2
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KG works. I'v got one, about $100 from Rspeed, not sure if they still carry it.
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I'm sure MOSS carries one.
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Old 01-14-2008, 07:24 PM   #4
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http://www.metromotorsports.com/prod...sp?PprodID=216

Made by IL Motorsports. Only 3 left, then no more since he's going out of business. I have this on mine, very very nice.
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Old 01-14-2008, 09:20 PM   #5
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if it wasn't clear & chrome when off i'd get one
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Old 01-14-2008, 09:28 PM   #6
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I'm going to smoke it so it's invisible when off against the black trunklid--but that one does look kind of ricey. The one on droptopdrifter's car looks really good.
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which does he have? that but smoked?
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Old 01-14-2008, 09:38 PM   #8
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I don't know. It looks better than what was pictured. His is not smoked. I didn't even realize he had an aftermarket brake light until he hit the brakes, and then the leds in the center light came on so much quicker than the incandescents in the low mount lights, I decided I needed one too.
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Old 01-15-2008, 05:41 AM   #9
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Judging by the pictures I've seen of his car so far, I think his is the M2 version, but just gets shaded because of the spoiler. Then again, they could have done something different with that version instead of the chrome.
It's actually not too bad/noticeable with it mounted on the car, but too "euro tail light-ish" for my tastes, so it's getting a light treatment of VHT Nightshades whenever I get to it. Just to clarify, when I said it's very very nice, I did mean in function. I watch this thing light up the every reflective part on the car behind me at night.
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Ben, i think mine is the Moss version. But to double check, i'll go home tonight and look at the box.
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You know, i should make it a blinking 3rd brake light just for fun lol
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blinking, flashing, or strobing =
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can't you just crawl under the dash and screw in the tail light switch so that it will engage the lights with minimal pedal movement? I'm not sure about the miata but on the 240 if i barely set my feet on the pedal it lights them up
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blinking, flashing, or strobing =
disco party brake lights????
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If it won't blink to the beat of funkytown I don't want one.
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http://www.miata.net/garage/brakeflash.html
Shigidy BAM.

I did it. I like it.
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I took mine apart and painted the chrome reflector black. It almost disappears when its off.
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Old 01-15-2008, 01:19 PM   #18
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I took mine apart and painted the chrome reflector black. It almost disappears when its off.
this is just the kind of lazy mod i'm feeling up to doing for winter.

photos or die
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i m.s. painted mine black... its teh bombzzzz

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that would look good on a black trunklid
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