10 Things You Never Knew About Car Headlights – Guaranteed!

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!

Difference between halogen, LED and HID headlights

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

How to Remove Radio Interference Using Ferrite Coils for HID and LED Headlights

Many people nowadays are installing aftermarket HID and/or LED conversion kits in their headlights and fog lights. These new conversion kits use an external power booster, called a Ballast for HID setups and a Driver for LED setups. Both of these external power supplies do similar functions, but technically they are quite different. Also, both of these products create RFI (Radio Frequency Interference); in fact every electronic device ever made creates RFI, but there are different types of this electrical interference. Sometimes when installing an LED conversion kit or an HID conversion kit in your vehicle the result can be … Continue reading How to Remove Radio Interference Using Ferrite Coils for HID and LED Headlights

Can-Am Maverick Lighting Overhaul

Want to take your Can-Am Maverick 1000XMR to the next level? Check out the LED and HID Lighting upgrades made to this Can-Am in the video and get the look yourself! Here’s a breakdown of what was shown in the video. At 1:00, the high and low headlights were the first thing to get upgraded. HID bulbs worked best with the Can-Am projector headlights, so both the high and low beams got 9005 55W HID Conversion Kits from GTR Lighting. If you’ve ever thought about upgrading to HID bulbs but were hesitant of the installation process, check out the video at 3:38 to … Continue reading Can-Am Maverick Lighting Overhaul