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Old 05-21-2009, 03:45 AM
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Rear brake light question/idea

So I've got a 01 base with the spoiler and I was wondering, could I remove the third brake light in the car? Since it has the spoiler it'd still have the third brake light there but the inerior and view into the car from the rear would look alot cleaner. Is it possible?
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Old 05-21-2009, 08:42 AM
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Re: Rear brake light question/idea

Yes, it's called an SH deck which has no window light.
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Old 05-21-2009, 10:39 AM
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Re: Rear brake light question/idea

But could i just remove the brake light instead of swapping the entire rear deck?
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Re: Rear brake light question/idea

yes you can... no problems what so ever... i made a little felt covered board to fit snugly in the open hole for a cleaner look. Its nice not having it in the back window
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Re: Rear brake light question/idea

I would sure hope so.
ust know you'll have a wire dangling if you don't tuck it somewhere.
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Re: Rear brake light question/idea

yeah DOT requires 3 brake lights i believe. as long as you have the 3rd light in your spoiler go right ahead and rip the nasty rear deck brake light out. much cleaner and you'll appreciate the view. lol. do something like bass1 did and just cover the hole and then cover the rear deck w/ some felt or suede would be nice too. make sure you listen to E (si speed) as well and tuck the brake wires real well. post up some pics and possibly even a DIY for other luders to follow...
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Re: Rear brake light question/idea

will do. may take awhile before i do it though, i gotta focus on graduating high school:)
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