Ever since the 2003 Dodge Ram was introduced to the market Dodge has been developing a very sophisticated and complex lighting control and monitoring system. In today’s trucks this system has evolved into one of the most difficult systems to … Continue reading How to get Dodge Ram HID headlights to work – The difference between Type A and Type B CANBUS
When you are looking at options for upgrading or replacing the headlight bulbs in your car or truck sometimes they will ask you if you have “OEM HID Headlights“. If you don’t know what that means, then keep reading! If … Continue reading What does OEM HID Mean?
Every year, road traffic accidents take around 1.25 million lives annually. There are also 20-50 million survivors that suffer from critical injuries, including permanent disabilities. With these stats, now imagine a super-busy traffic system at night where the vehicles do not have headlights. It would be chaos, right? Headlights, though often forgotten about, play an essential role for all people on and around the road. Here’s a tribute to these pairs of silent superheros! Save Save Continue reading 10 Things You Never Knew About Car Headlights – Guaranteed!
When looking for a good 7″ round LED headlight to replace your Jeep Wrangler headlight, or those in your classic Mustang or Corvette, a really good and cheap option is the United Pacific 31400. It is a reflector-style design with a decorative bar across the center that hides the LED light source. When on you get the low beam pattern from the top, and the high beam pattern from the bottom. It’s a good looking headlight, way brighter than stock and one of the most affordable! Watch the video below for more details! Continue reading United Pacific 31400 7″ Round LED Headlight Review
Out of all of the available 7″ Round LED headlight housings on the market today, none give the same style and output like the United Pacific 31355. Whether you think it is inspired by a UFO, or the JW Speaker 8770S locomotive headlight, there’s no arguing that it’s not unique! It was pretty exciting to test this headlight and the results were actually pretty good! Remember, it comes in black or chrome, so make sure you pick the one that best fits your project! The 31355 produces 2,100 lumen for low beam and 2,100 lumen for high beam for a … Continue reading United Pacific 31355 7″ Round LED Headlight Review
In the Euro truck community vehicles with 7″ round headlight housings commonly upgrade their stock headlights with the Nolden GL-180 LED headlight. This is a bi-LED housing that is a sealed housing and uses 2 LED sources to create the low beam and high beam. For a long time it was only possible to get the euro-version that had the beam pattern reversed from what is required for use in the USA. Today you can get this Nolden headlight that is DOT approved for use on American streets and will pass inspection. The Nolden GL-180 produces 1,800 lumens on low … Continue reading Nolden GL-180 7″ Round LED Headlight Review
Whether you have a Jeep Wrangler, Classic car or truck, a semi-truck tractor trailer or any industrial vehicle that uses a 7″ round headlight then surely you’ve been looking into a sealed beam 7″ Round LED headlight housing. This is the newest technology on the market that is brighter than, more efficient than, and more reliable than a traditional sealed beam headlight! Basically what it comes down to is that if you’ve got an H6024 sealed beam headlight in your vehicle now, or a Jeep with 7″ diameter round headlight housings, you NEED to be looking at these LED options! … Continue reading Which 7 Inch Round LED Headlight Is Best?
If you’ve ever wondered about the differences between the original halogen bulbs that come in your stock headlights, and an upgraded HID or LED bulb, then keep reading! Most cars and trucks built today come with halogen headlight and fog light bulbs, also called incandescent, and there are 3 ways to increase the brightness: 1. Install a different halogen bulb that runs at a higher wattage. 2. Install an HID Conversion Kit. 3. Install LED Headlight Bulbs. In this picture (above) you can see the light output of a typical modern headlight. It uses a 55w halogen headlight bulb and … Continue reading Difference between halogen, LED and HID headlights
Until about a year ago, HID was about the only product for a light upgrade brighter than stock and a light upgrade that had color options. However, being stuck with a single color, the high cost, and the heat sometimes outweighs the brightness value of HID. WATCH THE VIDEO BELOW! In the 2015 Tundra fog light application we would actually recommend LED fog lights versus the HID. Using LED bulbs in fog lights will also match the color of HID headlights at a lower cost. The tabs of the HID bulbs are large in comparison to the Tundra H16 halogen fog light … Continue reading Can I put LED bulbs in my 2014 Toyota Tundra fog lights?