Ford Raptor 50″ Light Bar Roof Mount Installation

How to install a Ford Raptor 50″ light bar roof mount

Congrats on your recent Rigid Industries LED Light Bar purchase. In order to use it, you will need to use ADD’s Light Bar Roof Mounts to complete the install. Below are step-by-step installation instructions. These light bar roof mounts are available for the 2010 – 2014 Ford Raptor and are easily attached into the door jam with rivets, so no drilling is required on the outside. These new straight bar roof mounts allows you to mount a 50″ Rigid E, E2, SR or SR2 LED bar.

Required tools:

  • A Drill
  • 1/4″ Drill Bit
  • 1/4″ Rivets (6)

Please Note: This installation requires 2 people for best results.

  1. The first thing you need to do with the vehicle on level ground and the emergency brake set is disconnect the negative terminal on the battery.
  2. Inside the box will be:
    • Right Mount (1)
    • Left Mount (1)
addictive desert designs ford raptor light bar roof mounts

50″ Light Bar Roof Mount by Addictive Desert Designs

Installation Instructions:

1. Mount the light bar into both Roof Mounts to create an assembly.

2. Carefully remove the weatherstrip from the door jams.

ford raptor weatherstrips light bar roof mount installation

Step 2: Remove the weatherstrips from the door jams

3. Now carefully align the top of the mounts to the top of the rivet inside the door jamb, under the weatherstrip. Do this for both sides of the truck.

ford raptor light bar roof mount

Step 3: Align the mount inside the door jam

ford raptor light bar roof mount installation guide

Step 3: Close up. Align the mount with the rivet inside the door jam.

4. With the bracket in position, mark and drill the three holes with the 1/4” drill bit and install the rivets and bracket according to the rivet tool manufacturer’s instructions. Repeat for the other side

light bar roof mount ford raptor guide

Step 4: Mark and drill three holes

5. Replace the molding on both sides and wire the light according to instructions included with the light

ford raptor light bar roof mount

Step 5: Replace the molding and wire the light

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Light bar roof mount installation completed!

 
 
 
 

  3 comments for “Ford Raptor 50″ Light Bar Roof Mount Installation

  1. Joshua Rosenstrauch
    July 16, 2014 at 11:32 am

    How do install one onto a old police car?

    • FordRaptorFans
      July 16, 2014 at 11:35 am

      Hi Josh. Unfortunately, ADD doesn’t make roof mounts for an old police car. Other companies might though!

  2. Gary Peterson
    July 16, 2014 at 11:38 am

    The mounts are waaaaaay to far down the windshield with no option of raising it up. I spent almost 3K on this set-up and have chosen not to install it.

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