“Do I have dual-beam or single-beam headlight bulbs?” The answer to the question often brings confusion, but it’s surprisingly simple: The term “Dual” and “Single” refer the function of a headlight bulb. A dual-beam headlight bulb has dual functions; The … Continue reading What’s the difference between Dual Beam and Single Beam headlight bulbs?
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?
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
Do LED headlight bulbs run hotter than halogen bulbs? This is a question we hear a lot and today I did some testing with a very accurate thermal heat sensor to see the difference in heat after 30 minutes of … Continue reading How hot do LED headlight bulbs get?
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!
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
The 2003 – 2005 350z headlights came with 2 light bulbs and the option of an HID bulb for low beam or a standard halogen bulb for low beam. The high beams are always the same though in this early … Continue reading What are the differences between early and late model 350z headlights?
New 2014+ Tundras have a new fog light housing and a new fog light bulb. These new bulbs are now labeled as H16. Until this fog light housing came out, the bulb style used has never been called an H16. Before … Continue reading What’s the difference between H16 and 5202 LED bulbs for the Tundra?
So, this will be a short post, I just wanted to tell you about a new website called the Headlight Revolution: This new website is designed to help people break the chains of conventional and boring halogen lighting and introduce the newest, most powerful, cutting edge lighting options for different applications in the world! If you ever need to find the hottest and wildest new lighting products, they WILL be hosted at the Revolution! Check it out here: www.HeadlightRevolution.com Continue reading The Revolution is Here!