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Old 02-27-2013, 12:02 AM
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Yesterday i drove my Ram 415 miles, while escorting a 60 man Survival Capsule, going to Tabasco Mexico
60 person speed loading test & then disembarking test

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Today i drove it another 426 miles, while escorting a propeller for a Navy LCAC
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Installed Blue Led interior and reverse lights, will need to put resistor on led 3rd brake light as it glows when truck is on. Brighter on the inside than i thought it would be. Kinda cool...
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Installed Blue Led interior and reverse lights, will need to put resistor on led 3rd brake light as it glows when truck is on. Brighter on the inside than i thought it would be. Kinda cool...
Great idea. Ordered the bulbs. What's the deal with the resistor?
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Hey K9...i had heard of others with the glowing issue...the bulbs i guess take such low power, that they can look like their on..i only had the problem with the 3rd brake light reverse...i didn't want to take a chance of getting pulled over. Soldering a 1 watt, 100ohm resistor to the led, then installing, fixes the problem. i will take care of that soon.
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Hey K9...i had heard of others with the glowing issue...the bulbs i guess take such low power, that they can look like their on..i only had the problem with the 3rd brake light reverse...i didn't want to take a chance of getting pulled over. Soldering a 1 watt, 100ohm resistor to the led, then installing, fixes the problem. i will take care of that soon.
Sorry man, I shoulda read that a little closer. I'm just going to do the interiors anyway, so I should be good.

I went with blue as well. I've got a couple of those Home Depot energy saver bulbs in blue in a couple lights around the house. Plenty of light to see by and a comfortable feel to it.

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no problem ! yeah, i think it's a good look. other people think it's cool as well. i had red led in my last white ram i had, and that looked pretty good too
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Looks awesome! I would love to do mine as well. Where can I get the bulbs and what size are they? I just want to do the interior lights.

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Looks awesome! I would love to do mine as well. Where can I get the bulbs and what size are they? I just want to do the interior lights.

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