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Question L.E.D bulb Replacement

I was woundering if any members have replaced thier Factory bulbs with LEDs. I see lots online (Ebay) stating they plug in to your factory harness/plug. Is this try? do they work well? Some better than others. This is all new to me and im sorry if this may sound rediculous.
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I'm sure they'll work but I'd go with the HID upgrade if anything. Maybe LEDs in teh rear would be ok
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Thanks. m not sure if they will work thats all. Do they plug in like a regular bulb?
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Bones, are you talking about replacing interior lights?
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Yes and outside as well.
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Interior lights will plug in just like the stock ones. Exterior the same way but if you put LEDs in your turn signals you will need to add in an electronic flasher unit. I only replaced my brake and back up lights with LEDs.
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The led kits you can buy from ebay work fine . I have them in my SRT8 car . Glove box , map lights , tag lights , and interior lights . The only thing you have to remember is their polarity specific . If they don't work , turn them around and try it again .
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2003 DODGE Ram Pickup

High & low beam headlamp
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9007SU Silverstar ULTRA for Ultra Night Vision - The Whitest and Brightest Halogen
9007ST Silverstar High Performance Lighting: The Whiter and Brighter Halogen
9007EB EcoBright - Your Environmental Choice
9007XV XtraVision Halogen - The Brighter Light
9007CB Cool Blue Halogen - The Whiter Light

Parking light
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4157AST Silverstar Signal Lighting: Complete the Look: Crisp, Clean, Style

Front turn signal
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4157AST Silverstar Signal Lighting: Complete the Look: Crisp, Clean, Style

Rear turn signal
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3057LL Long Life Upgrade: Up to twice the life of the standard lamp

Tail light
3057
3057LL Long Life Upgrade: Up to twice the life of the standard lamp

Stop light
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3057LL Long Life Upgrade: Up to twice the life of the standard lamp

High mount stop light
912
912LL Long Life Upgrade: Up to twice the life of the standard lamp

Fog/Driving light
9006
9006SU Silverstar ULTRA for Ultra Night Vision - The Whitest and Brightest Halogen
9006ST Silverstar High Performance Lighting: The Whiter and Brighter Halogen
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9006CB Cool Blue Halogen - The Whiter Light

License plate
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168LL Long Life Upgrade: Up to twice the life of the standard lamp

Back up light
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3057LL Long Life Upgrade: Up to twice the life of the standard lamp

Map light
194
194LL Long Life Upgrade: Up to twice the life of the standard lamp
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Dome light
579

Trunk/Cargo area
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912LL Long Life Upgrade: Up to twice the life of the standard lamp

Under hood light
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Aside from the new rear LED housings, I have LED back up bulbs, as well as LED front amber turn signals. The turn signals need a load resistor or they flash faster than a bastard, but steady state lights like reverse or tail lights which have no flash circuit just plug right in with no issues. Only ting is they're polar, so if it doesn't work one way, just rotate the bulb 180 deg and it'll work.
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Thats all great info people. Didnt expect anything less from this awsome membership. Thanks for the list Blue. Will come in handy. Going to go on Ebay again tonite. Let you all know what i get.
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