1. Welcome to Tacoma World!

    You are currently viewing as a guest! To get full-access, you need to register for a FREE account.

    As a registered member, you’ll be able to:
    • Participate in all Tacoma discussion topics
    • Communicate privately with other Tacoma owners from around the world
    • Post your own photos in our Members Gallery
    • Access all special features of the site

05 + Fog Lamp Bulb Replacement

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by bajaracer, Dec 8, 2009.

  1. Dec 8, 2009 at 4:21 PM
    #1
    bajaracer

    bajaracer [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2008
    Member:
    #7228
    Messages:
    384
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Charly
    Chandler
    Vehicle:
    06 PRERUNNER DBLCAB SPORT 4.0
    AEM DRY BRUTE FORCE, FLOWMASTER 50 SERIES,285/70/17 BFG'S AT KO'S MOTO METALS 17X8 3" REVTEK, SOUND SYSTEM
    When i bought the truck the previous owner had blacked out all of the lights incluiding the fog lamps. One of the bulbs just went out and would like to replace both with a brighter ones. It currently has the Sylvabia 9145 H10 which are 42w. Are any of you guys using a different replacement/brighter bulb?
     
  2. Dec 8, 2009 at 4:40 PM
    #2
    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

    Joined:
    May 8, 2008
    Member:
    #6497
    Messages:
    106,154
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    FlimFlubberJAM
    Tenoe, AZ
    Vehicle:
    2013 Rubicon Unlimited,
    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    Im running a Sylvania Silverstar bulbs in my fogs. They are a 38 watt bulb, but seem to give off good light. Hard to say if its better or worse than the OEM bulb, but it is a more "White" light.
     
  3. Dec 8, 2009 at 4:56 PM
    #3
    bajaracer

    bajaracer [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2008
    Member:
    #7228
    Messages:
    384
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Charly
    Chandler
    Vehicle:
    06 PRERUNNER DBLCAB SPORT 4.0
    AEM DRY BRUTE FORCE, FLOWMASTER 50 SERIES,285/70/17 BFG'S AT KO'S MOTO METALS 17X8 3" REVTEK, SOUND SYSTEM
    Mayne the "White" will shine better through the blacked out plastic. Where did you get them... Any particulat place?
     
  4. Dec 8, 2009 at 5:56 PM
    #4
    Asgard

    Asgard Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2008
    Member:
    #6078
    Messages:
    1,093
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Chris
    Vehicle:
    06 PreRunner DC SR5 w/LSD
  5. Dec 8, 2009 at 6:07 PM
    #5
    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

    Joined:
    May 8, 2008
    Member:
    #6497
    Messages:
    106,154
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    FlimFlubberJAM
    Tenoe, AZ
    Vehicle:
    2013 Rubicon Unlimited,
    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    Wallmart. Bulb part # 9145 st
     
  6. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:01 PM
    #6
    bajaracer

    bajaracer [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2008
    Member:
    #7228
    Messages:
    384
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Charly
    Chandler
    Vehicle:
    06 PRERUNNER DBLCAB SPORT 4.0
    AEM DRY BRUTE FORCE, FLOWMASTER 50 SERIES,285/70/17 BFG'S AT KO'S MOTO METALS 17X8 3" REVTEK, SOUND SYSTEM
    thanx I am going to get them tomorrow... I appreciate you help.

    ps off the subject,, anything particular tricks I sould know about before attempting to change my front brake pads?
     
  7. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:03 PM
    #7
    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

    Joined:
    May 8, 2008
    Member:
    #6497
    Messages:
    106,154
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    FlimFlubberJAM
    Tenoe, AZ
    Vehicle:
    2013 Rubicon Unlimited,
    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    Nothing really. If you need a hand, I can probably help ya.
     
  8. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:05 PM
    #8
    Asgard

    Asgard Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 19, 2008
    Member:
    #6078
    Messages:
    1,093
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Chris
    Vehicle:
    06 PreRunner DC SR5 w/LSD
  9. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:12 PM
    #9
    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2008
    Member:
    #10651
    Messages:
    14,188
    Gender:
    Male
    Nevada/Utah
    Vehicle:
    06' TRD Sport 4x4
    Are you still running mine chris!?!?:eek::D
     
  10. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:12 PM
    #10
    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

    Joined:
    May 8, 2008
    Member:
    #6497
    Messages:
    106,154
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    FlimFlubberJAM
    Tenoe, AZ
    Vehicle:
    2013 Rubicon Unlimited,
    4.10 gears, sliders, and lots of buttons.
    :D Yep! Got different bulbs though, as the ones you gave me blew.
     
  11. Dec 8, 2009 at 7:24 PM
    #11
    DeeKay21

    DeeKay21 Lieutenant Dan.

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2008
    Member:
    #10651
    Messages:
    14,188
    Gender:
    Male
    Nevada/Utah
    Vehicle:
    06' TRD Sport 4x4
    Oh dang really?!?! I wonder why?:confused:
     
  12. Dec 8, 2009 at 9:20 PM
    #12
    bajaracer

    bajaracer [OP] Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2008
    Member:
    #7228
    Messages:
    384
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Charly
    Chandler
    Vehicle:
    06 PRERUNNER DBLCAB SPORT 4.0
    AEM DRY BRUTE FORCE, FLOWMASTER 50 SERIES,285/70/17 BFG'S AT KO'S MOTO METALS 17X8 3" REVTEK, SOUND SYSTEM
    i would greatly appreciate it chris. i keep looking at the sticky and looks way different from my 1st gen.
     
  13. Dec 9, 2009 at 1:53 AM
    #13
    Pyrite FD

    Pyrite FD Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2009
    Member:
    #24330
    Messages:
    92
    Gender:
    Male
    Indiana
    Vehicle:
    09 DC TRD Off Road
    I replaced my stock ones with 9005 65w silverstars. The plug is identical to the stock 42w type, just one of the tabs on the base is slightly offset more. If you look at the old bulb you can see it exactly, quick snip with pliars and it was a perfect fit.

    Made a huge difference
     
  14. Dec 9, 2009 at 2:06 AM
    #14
    brian

    brian Another Traitor

    Joined:
    Apr 15, 2009
    Member:
    #16011
    Messages:
    7,557
    Gender:
    Male
    Elizabeth City, NC
    Vehicle:
    2008 F-350 Powerstroke

    Good to know! I put Silverstars (h10's) in mine and I honestly couldn't even tell a difference (left one orig bulb in for a night)


    Tossed aroudn the idea of HID fogs.
     
  15. Dec 9, 2009 at 5:13 AM
    #15
    AZCOMA

    AZCOMA where can't I go?

    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2009
    Member:
    #26088
    Messages:
    369
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Kacey
    Laveen
    Vehicle:
    05 Preunner sr5
    2.5 saw co's, n-fab bed cage rear tire mount,new head unit and 10"sub,285/75/16 nittos on M/T wheels,H.I.D.'s...The next mod is T.C. long travle kit,Deavers and glass all the way around.
    hid fogs
     
To Top