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Does front turn LED also need load resistor?

I installed LED turn/brake bulbs for the rear, load resistors were needed. But has anyone also installed LED turn signal in the front? Is there any bulb check in the front? If not I can simply skip the load resistor step.

If the resistors are needed, how did you guys mount them in front?

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Re: Does front turn LED also need load resistor?

Any LED signal bulb will need load resistors. So yes you will need them. The good news is that I believe the exterior bulbs will not hyper flash on the Grand Cherokee. The indicator on the dash will and you'll get the bulb out warning, but for the time being exterior bulbs flash at normal rate which is nice. Well atleast they did when I installed rear LEDs on my Summit and High Altitude. Might be different for models that don't have front LEDs stock I dunno.
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Re: Does front turn LED also need load resistor?

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I installed LED turn/brake bulbs for the rear, load resistors were needed. But has anyone also installed LED turn signal in the front? Is there any bulb check in the front? If not I can simply skip the load resistor step.

If the resistors are needed, how did you guys mount them in front?
I installed LEDs in the rear of my 2012 with ballast resistors...
I had some red 7443 LED bulbs sitting around, so just for grins I tried one of them in the front marker/turn position.

Hyper-flash.
So yes, the front positions require a ballast resistor even if you already have ballast resistors in the rear.
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Re: Does front turn LED also need load resistor?

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I installed LED turn/brake bulbs for the rear, load resistors were needed. But has anyone also installed LED turn signal in the front? Is there any bulb check in the front? If not I can simply skip the load resistor step.

If the resistors are needed, how did you guys mount them in front?

what year is your vehicle?
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what year is your vehicle?
I tried the LED in the fornt, YES it will hyper flash without resistor.
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Re: Does front turn LED also need load resistor?

i tried 7443 with 8ohm and 6oh, 50w resistors and it had hyperflash in both ways
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