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      06-04-2011, 12:06 AM   #23
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Hmmm... I will take photos tomorrow, but it seems the ones that onefastman got are a heck of a lot brighter!... these are still extremely bright though.
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I just got them off ebay but they were much larger and had a ton more led's

I didnt think they would fit at first but they did
he got bulbs that have more than 1 LED that's why...
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Hmmm... I will take photos tomorrow, but it seems the ones that onefastman got are a heck of a lot brighter!... these are still extremely bright though.
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Bump to an old thread searched for this topic and this was as close as I could get to being on topic, was looking at these bulbs from retrosolutions. Could we bypass the bulb out warning with a set of resistors on them? Was also interested in swapping out my taillight bulbs to LED as well, as long as using the resistors would cure the bulb out codes. Thanks

http://www.retrosolutionsllc.com/ser...REVERSE/Detail

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Got them in last night.
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Couldn't any LED-related errors be coded out by turning off the cold and warm bulb checks?
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I dunno, probably, though i haven't gotten any errors with these guys yet and no resistors were used.
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What is the actual bulb type for our reverse lights?
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BFD99 do you also get the blinking of the tail lights like the op when you start your car? they look nice btw..
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What is the actual bulb type for our reverse lights?
It's a wedge-based 194 type bulb.
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BFD99 do you also get the blinking of the tail lights like the op when you start your car? they look nice btw..
I noticed a slight blinking yesterday with the car off and it in reverse when testing it, but it went away after about 3 blinks. Not enough to worry about, as the light output far outweighs any negatives to these bulbs.
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i just bought a set. Looks real nice.. + doesn't hurt having more light when backing up!!
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ok thanks for the info. I'm gonna put in an order for these too!!
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Bump to an old thread searched for this topic and this was as close as I could get to being on topic, was looking at these bulbs from retrosolutions. Could we bypass the bulb out warning with a set of resistors on them? Was also interested in swapping out my taillight bulbs to LED as well, as long as using the resistors would cure the bulb out codes. Thanks

http://www.retrosolutionsllc.com/ser...REVERSE/Detail

Resistors here.
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Which version did you buy??? With or without the lense because on the site it states that without, the light distribution is wider and more suited for back-up lights.
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Which version did you buy??? With or without the lense because on the site it states that without, the light distribution is wider and more suited for back-up lights.
I think it was with?
From my order:
1 Pair 921 T15 5W CREE LED bulbs
(With Plano-Convex Lens)
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oh man.. the reverse light fell out of its spot and was stuck in light housing.. man oh man that was not fun getting back out... Anywho, i will try to snap some pics later as well.
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Not as bright as i was hoping.. anyone think we can go higher watt ?
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It's a wedge-based 194 type bulb.
if we have a 194 type bulb, isnt that just for a t10.. i see that you got a t15?

Let me know because it seems yours is way brighter than my t10 5w.
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Bump to an old thread searched for this topic and this was as close as I could get to being on topic, was looking at these bulbs from retrosolutions. Could we bypass the bulb out warning with a set of resistors on them? Was also interested in swapping out my taillight bulbs to LED as well, as long as using the resistors would cure the bulb out codes. Thanks

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if we have a 194 type bulb, isnt that just for a t10.. i see that you got a t15?

Let me know because it seems yours is way brighter than my t10 5w.
I have the one i linked in this above post. They are super bright!
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wasn't happy with mine and the light output, so i just bought a set of 7w Cree r5 emitters.

Hopefully this will be what i was looking for
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wasn't happy with mine and the light output, so i just bought a set of 7w Cree r5 emitters.

Hopefully this will be what i was looking for
Did you buy the original ones I linked to or the ones the OP posted? Because the T15s I have are ultra bright. Where did you order the 7w Crees at?
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Did you buy the original ones I linked to or the ones the OP posted? Because the T15s I have are ultra bright. Where did you order the 7w Crees at?
original ones i got were just random ebay ones and give off maybe 1 third off the light that yours show.

These new ones i got are also from ebay hehe, but i did more research on q5 vs r5, and it looks as if the r5 give off more light lumes.
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Gotcha, well good luck, hope they work for ya. I always avoid ebay, as I never know what I'm getting. Good luck tho!
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