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For you guys who have swapped in the '13+ projectors, what harness did you go with? I know that retroshop has a harness, but it is $115 which seems a little expensive to me.

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I just used the harness from retroshop, however let me warn you that you will not get 100% functionality of your 2013 headlights like the 2013 trucks do.. For example the 2013 trucks daytime running lights is the nice orange led strip, since your daytime running lights are in your high beam bulb, you will still be using those as your Daytime running lights and NOT the LED strip. Also, if you try and put the parking lights on to have the "bright style" led strip they will be a dim version of the led lights,, not bright. The ply time you will get the LED strip in the front to light up very bright is When you turn your signal light on. Which is very unfortunately as it was one of the reasons I did the swap in the first place was to have my DRLS that nice bright Orange LED glow in the front.
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Good info thanks for the post
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I've played around with 3 different versions of my harness to try and get the DRL to run on the LEDs and with a few successes it was never 100%. I have resorted to installing individual white LEDs to work as DRLs in combination with the amber LEDs as turn signals only, I'm also having the dealership disable the DRL function.
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