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Old 01-14-2014, 12:05 PM
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I believe incandescent bulbs get very hot very fast, so that seems normal. The light on the dash may be due to the LEDS. LEDS draw less current or amperage or something.
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I put incandescent back in and still had the error. I think my next step is to pull the battery wire and see if that clears it... Otherwise, I guess I'll mention it when I am at the dealer for my first oil change.
Not a big deal but it is a little annoying on a brand new truck.
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Ok, further update... I got to thinking that perhaps I hadn't tried running the truck to see if the msg came back on with the incandescent back in... So I tried it again today, and with the incandescent bulb in, the error message went away...

So, what ohm resistor should I be using to increase the resistance on the LED bulb?
And if I swap out the reverse lights with LEDs, am I probably going to need resistors for those as well? Same resistance?
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