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Re: Reverse light HIDs

Quick question.. are they legal?
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

I believe they are. I love em.
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

There's no law that states "No High Intensity Discharged Light's are allowed in Reverse Light Housing" right?
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

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DAWG! Your jeep looks SIC!!!! I'm lovin the tint!
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BTW, I am working on getting a switch right now that has a smiley face that is flipping the bird. I think this would be perfect for the aforementioned "tailgater switch".
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what size bulbs are those
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I believe Dan has LED tails, which means that the bulbs are 3157. The HID kit uses H3 bulbs.




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A couple of weeks ago I'd say you're nuts for installing HIDs into the reverse lights....

Although, couple of days ago I had to reverse down a unlit single track road in the dark and it was a hairy experience - even with the brake lights helping. The tinted tails really do reduce your visibility.

Now I completely understand, great mod and very clean install!
I live and work in an unincorporated part of the county....so not a lot of lighting when I'm backing up normally. The HIDs are great.




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Quick question.. are they legal?
I don't see why they wouldn't be. I haven't had any issues.
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Old 10-01-2009, 04:15 PM
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

Good to know, i love my LED's but those would be very nice when reversing in the garage when the lights are off. would be very helpful for trail repairs as well.
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Old 10-04-2009, 08:48 AM
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

a buddy of mine did this on his WJ and i was gonna copy until they blew because they flashed every time he passed reverse to put the truck in drive
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

That sucks considering there are quite a few people who have them done with no problems.
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

instead of HIDs for the revese lights, can you put in high beam halogen bulbs?
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

Im sure you could! But the HIDS are pure hotness.
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

I just want some of the bright-ness without the draw backs that you get with HIDs
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I just want some of the bright-ness without the draw backs that you get with HIDs
Go with LED's then... LED > halogen for that location.
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Re: Reverse light HIDs

can you suggest any LEDs that are nice and bright?
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