Add LED Glove Box and Foot Well Illumination to Your Car

By Jason Fitzpatrick on February 27th, 2012

If you’re envious of newer model cars with slick LED illumination of the interior spaces, this DIY hack wires in LED foot well and glove box lights to your car’s lighting system.

Over at the unofficial Honda FIT forums, user Zalthras shares his experience modifying his wife’s Honda FIT with a DIY ambient lighting setup. Although his instructions are specific to the car in question, it provides a workable template and lots of tips for someone looking to modify their car.

DIY GE8 Foot Well Illumination, Ambient Lights, and Glove Box Illumination [via Hack A Day]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 02/27/12
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