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Old 06-18-2011, 02:05 AM
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Well i finally go some black Projectors with the LED an Halos, look very sharp on a black truck very easy to install, ran the power right out of the fuse block, so they are on whenever the truck is running, projectors were almost perfectly aimed too!! Will be getting 8000k 55Watt HID for the Lowbeams and 35Watt 6000K later on to really make the truck look sharp!

The Smoked Tails really make the truck, again simple plug an play install!! look very sharp and are way brighter too, also got the 3rd brake light that is smoked, so happy!!

Got them off of ebay, $280 for everything, shipped to the border and brought them back over

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-The Halo don't seem very bright at all even at night
-The LEDs also do not seem very bright
-Barely tell there on during the day!!!!!
I am a little bummed about that, was going to try and use them as my DRL's

Any suggestions as to why they are so dim would be great!!

BTW first pic is of them tonite, they look bright being that is night time, never got a pic of install during the day just of the taillights!
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Old 06-18-2011, 09:23 AM
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Looks bad ass man. Sick mods.
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Looking good. How hard was it to wire right to the block? I assume you needed a little extra length on the wire(s) right?
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lookin good bud...thoes 2 mods change the look of any truck and as for the halos not being very bright is because its the cheap kind of headlights....i had this same problem a few years back when i had my car i bought a set off e bay and it was the same thing and i didnt like it so i returned them and went with a more known company that had a good reputation that iv herd from others and they were 10 times better... but all in all your lights look bad ass and ill give ya some reps for that
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Lookin' good!!! Those halos are incandescent, not CCFL or LED so that explains why they aren't as bright as others you see.
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Thanks for the feedback!!!!
As for wiring the lights it was simple, used the rear defog relay (there was no relay, as i have no rear defog) put a blade connector into one of the terminals, 10amp fuse and some wire to connect the lights, very simple!

Ok so there incandescent...makes sense, how do i make them brighter is it possible?? and i even noticed the LEDs do not seem to be super bright either which i thought LEDs are supposed to be bright?? is it possible to change them out?
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Do you have any daylight pics with the lights off? Curious how they look on a black truck.
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i will be getting daylight pics of everything tomorow!!! i am busy right now!!

It will also really show how dull the LEDs are!!!
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