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Old 03-15-2012, 07:57 PM
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LED issue

So i installed LED's on the interior of the jeep. All of the lights work perfectly. The only issue i have is when i shut the car off totally, the map lights have a very low dim to them. They are still on. Cant seem to think why this would happen. Anyone else have any idea or have had this happen to them?
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Old 03-15-2012, 08:00 PM
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Re: LED issue

it's a very common problem, I just responded to the other thread you posted this in.
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Old 03-15-2012, 08:10 PM
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Re: LED issue

awesome. thanks for the info. much appreciated.
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Old 03-15-2012, 08:12 PM
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Re: LED issue

Leave one bulb stock...... The glove box is a good choice
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Old 03-15-2012, 08:13 PM
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Re: LED issue

my glove box is stock. didnt even think of changing that one.
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Old 03-28-2012, 11:03 AM
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Re: LED issue

not the glove box as this has separate switch!
I piggybacked another lampholder inside the tailgate with the original lamp in and fitted a led in the cargo fitting all work fine, Controller needs a resistance to operate the dimmer.
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Re: LED issue

yea, the glovebox wont work.

what's the downside to having it stay dim? are there any currents running while the car is off? shorten the life of the bulb?
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My bad, leave the tailgate stock
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Re: LED issue

Ya got load resistors?
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