When looking for new headlights, such as LED headlight bulbs, everyone wants to know “What’s the brightest headlight bulb?” Well to answer that question and to truly get a better picture of what “brightness” is, we need to get scientific … Continue reading The Difference Between Lux and Lumen: What is Brightness?
Have you done a headlight projector retrofit project only to find a mysterious burn or blister spot near the projector shroud a few months later? This is a known issue in the retrofitter community that doesn’t really have a specific … Continue reading Paint Bubble / Sunburn / Blister from Projector Retrofit Headlights
If you’re new to the aftermarket lighting world you’re probably wondering why all of the colors are abbreviated with a “K” symbol at the end (e.g. 3,000K… 8,000K). And why are the colors rated as numbers? And does the higher … Continue reading What does the K mean with HID kits? HID Color Explained
We hear it all the time from people, “Will installing LED headlight bulbs void the manufacturer’s warranty on my car (or truck)?” This question gets asked all the time and it’s the same for LED headlight bulb replacements as well … Continue reading Will installing LED headlight bulbs void my truck’s warranty?
Have you ever driven a vehicle where the headlights were aimed poorly and you can barely see anything? Did you know that headlights aimed too low can reduce visibility just as badly as headlights aimed too high? If your headlights … Continue reading Headlight Aim is Important, and Very Easy to Screw Up!
If you’re on vacation and the back of the car is loaded with hunting and fishing gear, maybe even a large catch, plus other “road hugging weight,” that’s probably the cause of your headlight problems. Same goes for if you’re … Continue reading How to Adjust the Beam Pattern on your Headlights
The 2017 DVN (Driving Vision News) USA workshop was held north of Detroit in Rochester, MI from January 10-11 with a central theme of “Future Lighting Technologies and Standardization, Safety and regulatory Affairs”. Driving Vision News is an international organization … Continue reading Morimoto Laser Bulb Concept Revealed at DVN Detroit 2017
If you’re driving a Volvo VAH or VHD you know there’s room for improvement in the headlight department, otherwise, you wouldn’t be here reading this! The Volvo VAH and the VHD headlight housing is called a sealed beam incandescent that … Continue reading The Best LED Headlights for the Volvo VAH and VHD Truck
Early this year JW Speaker launched a new product line to replace the much-loved Model 8800 Evolution product line. This is the 3rd iteration of their world famous 4×6″ sealed beam replacement headlight housing and it is arguably the best. … Continue reading Where to buy the new JW Speaker 8800 Evolution 2 Heated 4×6 LED Headlights