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    Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    I've been looking into upgrading most, if not all, of the lighting in my car to LED's. I have found direct swap tail lights, signals, interior and panel lights from www.ledtronics.com, now i just have to do it. Anyone else done any LED upgrades? Only thing i can't find is headlights, but thats a whole different animal.



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    Re: Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    led in headlights are stupid and www.superbrightleds.com is better place imo

    And yes i have changed mine



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    Re: Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    tekled does some retrofitting that makes it look like the LED's were installed by the factory on your taillights. Check them out as well.



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    Re: Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    I changed all my interior lighting to LEDs.

    Gauge cluster, under dash, in dash, courtesy lights, and even the ones that illuminate my license plate are green LEDs lol

    It's not hard to do simple stuff like that, just find the right size and they fit in the factory location no problem.

    Custom LED lighting is a bit more complicated, but really not difficult at all. Just need a 12v source, a switch, and bit of fabrication skills.



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    Re: Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    Quote Originally Posted by diminishedpower View Post
    led in headlights are stupid and www.superbrightleds.com is better place imo

    And yes i have changed mine
    wow, superbrightleds is considerably cheaper...



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    Re: Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    Quote Originally Posted by spoonraker View Post
    I changed all my interior lighting to LEDs.

    Gauge cluster, under dash, in dash, courtesy lights, and even the ones that illuminate my license plate are green LEDs lol

    It's not hard to do simple stuff like that, just find the right size and they fit in the factory location no problem.

    Custom LED lighting is a bit more complicated, but really not difficult at all. Just need a 12v source, a switch, and bit of fabrication skills.
    illegal in TX.

    I guess the OP is aware LEDs have different voltages and it's not always a direct swap.



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    Re: Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    www.superbrightleds.com

    interior domes (3) brake lights (4) reverse (2) license plate (1) trunk (1)

    so everything except headlights and turns (didnt want to get a relay)



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    Re: Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    Quote Originally Posted by negativezeroz View Post
    www.superbrightleds.com

    interior domes (3) brake lights (4) reverse (2) license plate (1) trunk (1)

    so everything except headlights and turns (didnt want to get a relay)

    yep, about to do that. how do you like it?



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    Re: Anyone done LED lighting modifications to their cars?

    Quote Originally Posted by djman37 View Post
    illegal in TX.

    I guess the OP is aware LEDs have different voltages and it's not always a direct swap.
    the ones from ledtronics and superbrightleds are internally regulated.



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