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Old 07-21-2009, 06:33 PM   #1
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Who runs LEDs as replacement to low beam DRL?

Folks,

I'm debating between going to an indy shop to have my DRL turned off, or replacing the stock H7/55W with LED bulbs.

I've heard lots of people running LED bulbs (3,9,15,18,24 or 32 led) as an alternative to their stock DRL. The LEDs cost about the same amount (or less) you'd have to pay an indy shop to turn the DRL off and you can get LEDs in various color tones: 6000K (xenon white), 7000K (neon white), 8000K (bluish), 9000K (purple). A quick search on eBay provides tons of options.

So, I'd like to know if there's anyone out there running LEDs instead of the stock H7/55W bulbs - what brand do you use, what's your experience with them, and how do they look.

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Old 07-21-2009, 07:32 PM   #2
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never seen them used .. your talking about the bulb not the angel eyes correct?

do you have pics of them in use?
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Old 07-21-2009, 09:03 PM   #3
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Yes, bulb replacement...here's a link to a LED bulb. You can actually get them from 1-32 led. I think you also need a resistor to ensure the error light stays off...

Here's a pic I found (can't remember where) of someone using a 1 led bulb (the small pupil in the middle)
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Old 07-21-2009, 11:21 PM   #4
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Heh.... I drive out of city A LOT so LED high beams definitely won't be safe for me...

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