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Cab lites....what do you think?

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by Joel B., Nov 14, 2003.

  1. Joel B.

    Joel B. Senior Member
    from MN
    Messages: 233

    I was thinking of getting cab lites (the 5 small lites on top of the cab) installed on my '02 2500 HD, does anyone know how much that would cost? I was thinking they would improve visibility plus I like the way they look.

    Thanks for any opinions,

    Joel B.
  2. JohnnyU

    JohnnyU 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,040

    I installed a set on my truck last fall. I didnt take any pictures of the process, but it only took me about 2 hours, there are some pictures on my homepage. Link's at the bottom of the page.
  3. Joe Lombardo

    Joe Lombardo Member
    Messages: 63

    I have installed them myself on one truck I owned, parts cost about $100.00 with wiring harness. Both a new Ford last January and had the dealer install them cost me $275.00. If you can do it your self you'd save a bundle. All it takes it time and patience.
  4. JohnnyU

    JohnnyU 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,040

    I forgot to memtion, I got the kit from JCWhitney, made by Pacer Performace, it cost me about $27.00, I priced them from the dealer, it was over $200
  5. Lawn Lad

    Lawn Lad Senior Member
    Messages: 407

    I have roof lights put on my new trucks, cost about $200.00 installed by a company that puts on aftermarket products. I prefer the five single lights as opposed to the one large center light with two smaller outer ones that the GM's come with now.

    As well, what is a 3/4 ton truck without roof lights? I also think it improves visability - people are more likely to see you if you have the lights than if you don't.