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got some led's

yep. had a couple roof markers out and i had decided, ya know what, i'm just gonna start going led all over the place because well, i have 18 lights that operate on the running light circuit. that would be nice to limit the amount of power pulled
so the roofs are now amber led's which i wasn't exactly happy with cause they kinda direct the light up instead of all around and up but it makes it a real cool dark orange.
but i was wondering if maybe some of you guys who run led's have maybe some different lenses to make the light better or (i've heard you have to do this) if anyone needed to run a load equalizer

sorry for it so long. just wondering



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lol yea well i'm already back in my dorm, and i'm tired. SOOOO . . .
i'll try to get some up tmrw night. with my crappy cell phone camera



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every light inside and out are LED'S on my truck..for the cab lights use a good wide glow bulb..it has LED in all directions..

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where do you pick up all these led bulbs? and how do you know the right ones that fit, is there a list for everyone's vehicles?


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my running lights i got from a local big truck chrome shop..they have a life time warreny.



the bulbs i got from these guy's
1157 1156 superlumination.com leds (Automotive Replacement Light Bulbs, Headlights, Foglights & Lamps)

Super Bright LEDs

and here is a list to help you out..it tells what size bulb..you need to find the right LED to work with what your lighting..

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one more hint...get the same color light as the color of the lens..in other words..the stock cab ID lights are amber..use a amber LED...use a red LED for the tail lights...

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every light inside and out are LED'S on my truck..for the cab lights use a good wide glow bulb..it has LED in all directions..
Is it just me or are your head lights green!

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where do you pick up all these led bulbs? and how do you know the right ones that fit, is there a list for everyone's vehicles?
i got mine at auto zone
i like the guys, but sometimes they just don'e have what i need. oh well. it was just trial and error with these lights. next time i'll know
i figure i'll just stick these led's that i got on the cab on the travel trailer and that way all the light will point the right way, forward and sideways



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Is it just me or are your head lights green!
lol yes they are..3 more pix when you click on this one..

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