In this instructable i will show you how to modify the light under your hood to be brighter and more energy effeciant, through the use of LEDs! Please see my other instructable Improved Hood Light LED Mod for an even better design!
Step 1: Step 1: What You Need
You will need:
White LEDs ( however many you want )
The light under your hood
330 ohm resistor
Step 2: Step 2: Open
Now open up the cover, and remove the rubber seal.
Step 3: Step 3: Cut
Now use the metal shears to cut away the plasctic around the light base. Pull it out and trim the wires.
Step 4: Step 4: Solder
Now solder the resistor to one of the wires. Then solder the LEDs in paralell, solder one end to the resistor, and the other to the wire.
Step 5: Step 5: Re-Assemble
Now put the seal back in place and put the cover back on.
Step 6: Finished
Now you have a brighter and more energy effeciant hood worklight. You can add as many LEDs as you want.
Step 7: Final Note
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