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    Fitting footwell lights help

    Does anyone know or have a wiring diagram for the footwell lights I'm looking to fit them and was hoping I could splice into the current wires behind the glovebox cheers for any help


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    Don't have a wiring diagram at hand, but i faced the same problem where i didn't have any footwell lights either...

    So i did this:
    - Removed the rear passenger pillar light
    - Spliced the wires (while marking which is + and which is -) (multi-meter should help, and solid-brown wire is always [-] )
    - Put the rear pillar light back
    - The spliced wires where burried under the doorsills, carpet, etc...... all the way to the front of the car,
    - Then connected the footwell lights.

    It wasn't hard to be honest, simple job.

    Or alternatively, you could splice the dome-cluster/map-reading light wires then the spliced wires will be hidden inside the roofliner, front-pillars, etc...all the way down to the front & connect additional footwell lights

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    Sometimes the wiring for the lights are already there - I can't remember the criteria needed for having the loom in place.

    Have a poke about first, you never know, it may be there already

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    Cheers for the replys guys much appreciated I'll have a dig about


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