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Old 10-08-2014, 10:33 PM
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sooner or later the leds will give out. I am on my 2nd set in 3 yrs? It's bright as heck...even on my dark tints. i would go dark on a silver jeep...chk out Robert Palmer..dark tint on silver
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Seriously Davy? ****. Those are bad numbers lol...
I still got my original leds. I had a can bus box go bad in one but I ordered a second set just for the boxes. been over 3 years
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

Are you guys both running the Spyder's or another brand? I like the stocks as well, that's why I'm leaning towards the red, as close to oem as possible. I've been running high intensity LED towers in my stock housings for a while and they're ok, not a huge difference in brightness from high to low and the built in resistors don't hold up too well, usually about 6 months or so and they melt down. I've thought about opening my OEMs and manufacturing my own boards and circuitry, but once I was done the cost would be about the same so wouldn't make much sense.
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

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sooner or later the leds will give out. I am on my 2nd set in 3 yrs? It's bright as heck...even on my dark tints. i would go dark on a silver jeep...chk out Robert Palmer..dark tint on silver

Did you try to fix your first set or was it a warranty replacement? Is the contrast from tail to brake/turn significant in the daylight? I have an 06 so I've got the dual tails vs the single from 07+.
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I'm not sure of the brand im running but i still love them, even after 2 years. Got them tinted DARK by Scott and believe it or not when i hit the breaks its pretty damn bright.


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My brother is running spyder tails and has had them forever and they're still bright as hell.


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Nice. That's the set I'm looking at. Good to know they're still holding up after a couple years. Like I said, I've been running just the LED towers for a while now but the components melt down after a while. I've got cree projectors for my reverse lights and they're solid and super bright, I should never have an issue with those, I'm running LEDs all around (side markers, switchback front turn signals matched to my HID heads and fogs, LED indicators behind my side view mirrors), it's time to do the tails right and stop messin with the towers. I'm on the fence about the smoked or red though, I like the clean OEM look but the smoked might look good on the silver Jeep against the tinted windows. Good to know they maintain lumens through the tint, now I've got another variable to factor into my decision...
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Are you guys both running the Spyder's or another brand? I like the stocks as well, that's why I'm leaning towards the red, as close to oem as possible. I've been running high intensity LED towers in my stock housings for a while and they're ok, not a huge difference in brightness from high to low and the built in resistors don't hold up too well, usually about 6 months or so and they melt down. I've thought about opening my OEMs and manufacturing my own boards and circuitry, but once I was done the cost would be about the same so wouldn't make much sense.
Im not running spyder. Heard mix things about em. Me and blue are running CG
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Re: What did you do to your WK today?

i ran sypder on my first set..

that was when i use the fogs as drl so maybe the constant use led to them?

go dark!
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