Single beam and Dual Beam Headlight Bulbs

What’s the difference between Dual Beam and Single Beam headlight bulbs?

“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?

How to install KC HiLiTES 7″ LED Headlights in the Jeep Wrangler

We recently came across this product install of the 7″ Round KC HiLiTES LED Headlights in a Jeep Wrangler. Keep reading to see how this Wrangler owner did the project. Re-posted from the Wrangler Forum.  Write-up and pictures by user HSKR4X4 on www.wranglerforum.com. KC HiLiTES 7″ LED Headlight Install Install time: 20-45 minutes Rating: EASY! Let’s get started! Hopefully I am making this as easy as possible for those that are experienced and to newbies that have never touched their Jeeps. Here is what comes in box. (Make sure you obviously have both lights and both harnesses before starting) Tools needed: Flat Head Screwdriver T10 … Continue reading How to install KC HiLiTES 7″ LED Headlights in the Jeep Wrangler

Is LED superior to HID?

When trying to decide which auxiliary off-road lighting or headlights for your vehicle, nowadays it’s a tough choice whether or not to go with HID or LED. For HID there are some reasonable options that are cost-effective when comparing to LED. However, HID cannot hold a candle to LED’s power consumption and lifespan. For headlights, it all depends on the application and your desired effect. If you have a Jeep Wrangler, semi truck or an older vehicle that uses sealed beam headlights, then you can use LED headlights, or several different HID options. Starr HID makes vehicle specific projector HID … Continue reading Is LED superior to HID?

What are LED Headlights?

LED stands for “Light Emitting Diode” and the technology has come leaps and bounds in just last last couple of years, and every 6 months or so the potential for LED forward lighting proves to be more and more the new industry leader. 10 years ago the idea of an LED headlight was unheard of because the only thing LEDs were being used for were indicators in electronic devices and they didn’t make nearly enough light output to be used to actually see anything with. Back in the day, way back when, one of the first types of automobile or … Continue reading What are LED Headlights?