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

Are aftermarket headlamp assemblies daytime running lights?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Kaleo, Sep 15, 2020.

  1. Sep 15, 2020 at 4:09 PM
    #1
    Kaleo

    Kaleo [OP] Maui Tacos

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2019
    Member:
    #295895
    Messages:
    145
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Kaleo
    Maui Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    04 2.7 3RZFE Reg Cab 4X4
    Thanks in advance.
     
    Last edited: Sep 15, 2020
  2. Sep 15, 2020 at 6:43 PM
    #2
    se7enine

    se7enine MCMLXXIX

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2013
    Member:
    #102322
    Messages:
    19,831
    Gender:
    Male
    Reno, NV
    Vehicle:
    98 Tacoma SR5 Xtra Cab 3.4L
    The OEM DRL is in the bulb not the headlight assembly.
     
    Kaleo [OP] likes this.
  3. Sep 15, 2020 at 6:56 PM
    #3
    Kaleo

    Kaleo [OP] Maui Tacos

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2019
    Member:
    #295895
    Messages:
    145
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Kaleo
    Maui Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    04 2.7 3RZFE Reg Cab 4X4
    So what would I look for on the box if I buy at auto parts store?
     
  4. Sep 15, 2020 at 7:17 PM
    #4
    Kaleo

    Kaleo [OP] Maui Tacos

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2019
    Member:
    #295895
    Messages:
    145
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Kaleo
    Maui Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    04 2.7 3RZFE Reg Cab 4X4
    Can non DRL’s bulbs be used without issue?
     
  5. Sep 15, 2020 at 7:29 PM
    #5
    se7enine

    se7enine MCMLXXIX

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2013
    Member:
    #102322
    Messages:
    19,831
    Gender:
    Male
    Reno, NV
    Vehicle:
    98 Tacoma SR5 Xtra Cab 3.4L
    All the bulbs function the same. The stock DRL is just low voltage through the wiring.
     
  6. Sep 15, 2020 at 7:34 PM
    #6
    Wulf

    Wulf web wheeler

    Joined:
    Jan 30, 2015
    Member:
    #147523
    Messages:
    36,117
    First Name:
    Jake
    24400 E Smoky Hill Rd, Aurora, CO 80016
    Vehicle:
    96 Tacoma WIP
    yes
    What are you trying to accomplish?
     
  7. Sep 15, 2020 at 8:43 PM
    #7
    Kaleo

    Kaleo [OP] Maui Tacos

    Joined:
    Jun 9, 2019
    Member:
    #295895
    Messages:
    145
    Gender:
    Male
    First Name:
    Kaleo
    Maui Hawaii
    Vehicle:
    04 2.7 3RZFE Reg Cab 4X4
    @se7enine Ahhhh. Understood.
    @Wulf changing headlight assembly, Didn’t know DRL’s is in the wiring, not the bulb.

    Love learning new stuff
    Mahalo.
     
    Wulf likes this.
  8. Sep 16, 2020 at 7:28 AM
    #8
    DarrenM

    DarrenM Member

    Joined:
    Dec 1, 2018
    Member:
    #274449
    Messages:
    18
    Gender:
    Male
    Vehicle:
    1999 Tacoma 4x4 2.7L Manual
    Kaleo [OP] and Plkyone like this.
  9. Sep 16, 2020 at 11:48 AM
    #9
    Wyoming09

    Wyoming09 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 24, 2015
    Member:
    #153833
    Messages:
    13,278
    Gender:
    Male
    New Tripoli Pa
    Vehicle:
    2000 Work truck 5 speed 4x4 3.4
    Super Springs
    I hope you have this figured out now Feel Free to PM if I can help at all!!
     
    Kaleo [OP] likes this.

Products Discussed in

To Top