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  1. Ambient center console light OEM! (part 1)

    Lighting, H.I.D.'s, & Neon
    Hey guys just wanted to make a post on the ambient dome light install, this install uses all oem parts. my 2011 crz had this feature and wanted to add this to my si. installed on a 2012 civic si. NESSESARY TOOLS! trim removal tool phillips and flat screwdriver soldering iron tweeters...
  2. Tint LED Ambient lights?

    I have this blue ambient light kit installed but the shade is kinda blue leaning towards the teal side. I am trying to get the shade to a blue->purple (Indigo) shade. Is there a purple/indigo tint film I can put over it or some other methods to do it?
  3. Opinion question about LED lighting

    Hi there, I guess I should technically be posting this at the 8th gen site since my Civic LX is a 2009 but I can't get that site to work for some reason. Anyway, I have the LEDGlow Million Color from NJ. Very satisfied with this product. I have 4x 8 LED strips under the dashboard for the two...
  4. Dealer installed interior ambient lighting (blue) - has anyone had installed?

    I did a search and didn't see anything, sorry if I overlooked it, but I am wondering if anyone has ever had the dealer installed "blue ambient" interior lighting installed? If so, what all mods had to be made to the car? Do they have to do any additional wiring, or are these pre-wired for this...
  5. Ambient meter

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Does the 12 civic si have the ambient meter? I just bought one yesterday and the manual says it does but I have never seen it change. It's always red.....
  6. 9th Gen 4 Door Ambient Lighting Kit Blue and Red

    9th Gen 4 Door Ambient Lighting Kit Blue and Red Blue http://www.collegehillshonda.com/instructions/civic/2012/4dr/ambientlighting.pdf Red http://www.collegehillshonda.com/instructions/civic/2012/4dr/ambientlightsi.pdf
  7. DIY: $10 Ambient Light Kit

    Finally i have gotten some time to do this write up, ive been wanting to do it for about a month now! So i really wanted the ambient light kit and as most of you know its pretty expensive from honda. Started thinking of how i could make it cheaper and here is what i came up with. Items Needed...
  8. Ambient meter around the speedometer stops working

    Audio/Video & Navigation
    Hi I don't know if anyone out there has this problem but the ambient meter around the speedometer of my 2012 Civic LX stopped working a couple of days ago. It's suppose to turn green when you're driving efficiently and stuff but it just stopped working with the meter light just staying blue all...
  9. Factory blue ambient light

    I had an 07 civic EX before I bought my 12 civic EX-L. My 07 had a little blue ambient light up where the map lights are. My friend has a 12 pilot and his has it too. My 12 EX-L has a spot where its supposed to be but doesn't have a light there. Any 12 civics come with this light? Or is it just...
  10. DIY - Better Interior Ambient Lighting

    Hey guys just got the kit now at lunch! Just thought to post what the kit comes with for those of you who are interest... The kit comes with: - Double sided 3M tape - 1/8" screws for hardmounting - Four 9" 18LED tube lights - 4' of wire for each tube light - 1.5" x 2.5" Controller (for...
  11. loss of hp with high ambient temps?

    Drivetrain Problems
    Just wondering when driving home the other afternoon, here in Ga. we are facing some triple digits, will performance suffer slightly w/ high outdoor temps? in the morning it was fine , probably around 78 degrees afternoon was ~ 101 or so , i know engine's like the cooler air and the AC was on...
  12. More ambient lighting!!

    This is what I've already done This is what I did today to the cup-holders Gotta fix the light pattern out of one of them, but it looks amazing at night time! What a way to improve the interior look! In-case you guys are wondering, I wired it to the park lights so whenever I turn those on...
  13. ambient lighting

    First I was wondering if any of you got the Ledglow interior lighting, and if so if you can show me pictures of where you mounted the lights? If nobody can you show me pictures of where it's placed. I'm slightly confused on where to put them and where to put them in the rear... Any help would be...
  14. Request: How to Remove and Brighten OEM Ambient Light

    Title says it all, im disappointed with the OEM ambient kit and was wondering if i can do something about it. I did see another post about how to brighten the light, but it does explain how to take it off Thanks!
  15. DIY: Make Ambient Light Kit Brighter

    So everyone has been complaining that the ambient light kit isn't bright enough. I was pretty disappointed myself after installing them. So I decided to do something about it. This is on a red light kit so I do not know if its the same for a blue one. There is a blue cap over the LED that...
  16. Red Ambient Lighting Kit Available!

    College Hills Honda
    In a surprise move today Honda released the red ambient lighting kit for the Civic. I have 1 kit sitting on my desk and just to make sure Honda wasn't toying with us I ordered 2 more kits and they are releasing to us. In short, feel free to order. Unless it is a mistake on Honda's part this...
  17. Interior ambient light on ceiling

    Not sure if anyone has posted a thread about this yet...this past weekend i went on a car cruise with a good amount of my buddies. One of which has an 8th gen si sedan. He was checking out my car because as I've experienced many times since i've gotten it, not many have seen one in person before...
  18. Picture of ambient lighting inside

    here is a picture of ambient lighting for all of those curious about how bright it is. you can pretty much only see it at night on roads (even in a parking lot you cant notice it). the part i love about the lights is that they are very classy and subtle, and i love that they integrate in with...
  19. Picture request! STOCK ambient lighting kit

    Really liking the soft glow of the stock interior illumination kit. For those who have the kit from Honda (http://www.collegehillshonda.com/storeart/civic/sedan/2012/ambientlighting.jpg) Can you please post some cellphone / digital camera pics of your glow? I need a general idea of how much...