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Third brake light

Postby JackE » 29 Aug 2018, 11:26

I had a quick search to see if there was a guide for fitting a third brake light I was just wondering if anyone has any tips. There is this guide to follow from go Westy which I think would work with any brake light?

http://www.gowesty.com/product/exterior-lighting/23669/third-brake-light-kit-led-

Many thanks
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Re: Third brake light

Postby itchyfeet » 29 Aug 2018, 11:28

Just fit a tow bar, some idiot who is too close and playing with their phone is not going to see a third light any more than the first two.
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Re: Third brake light

Postby bigherb » 29 Aug 2018, 12:37

I dilled a small hole in the R/H corner of the boot and ran the wire up behind the tailgate seal.

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Re: Third brake light

Postby Oldiebut goodie » 29 Aug 2018, 13:17

Horrible things - people with them sit with their brakes on in a queue and they blind you. They wouldn't be so bad if the lights projected upwards or downwards rather than horizontally at a level with your eyes.
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Re: Third brake light

Postby slowcoach » 29 Aug 2018, 18:14

I like having one. The vans brake lights are so low down, I think it's a big help. Now, not everyone needs one of those full width death Star lasers on the back like some BMW's..
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Re: Third brake light

Postby nicq » 29 Aug 2018, 18:37

slowcoach wrote:I like having one. The vans brake lights are so low down, I think it's a big help. Now, not everyone needs one of those full width death Star lasers on the back like some BMW's..

Also Mercs and Volvos.
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Re: Third brake light

Postby CovKid » 29 Aug 2018, 18:38

Agree. I recommend them too if you have stock rear lights. I've upgraded my brake lights so don't need one now.
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