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Brighter tail light bulbs?

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by SkyHighTacoma, Jul 21, 2010.

  1. Jul 21, 2010 at 11:42 PM
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    SkyHighTacoma

    SkyHighTacoma [OP] Josh

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    So I tinted my tails, and now I want some brighter tail light (mainly brake light bulbs) for a added peace of mind cause they are alil darker then I wanted (for light reasons). So has anyone found brighter replacement tail light bulbs? If not then I guess Ill try and sand them down alil to try and get them alil lighter. :D
     
  2. Jul 21, 2010 at 11:45 PM
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    eight3one_offroad

    eight3one_offroad Honey your two French Fries short of a Happy Meal.

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  3. Jul 21, 2010 at 11:48 PM
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    eight3one_offroad

    eight3one_offroad Honey your two French Fries short of a Happy Meal.

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    Actually you failed by tinting your tails, now you have lost brightness in brake lights. You can't have it both ways dude... Maybe try some LED bulbs that fit into the factory socket

    - Rich
     
  4. Jul 22, 2010 at 12:18 AM
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    SkyHighTacoma

    SkyHighTacoma [OP] Josh

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    I was aware of it not being as bright before I tinted them.. :) The light still shines through just fine. A little less then before but thats just like everyone who tints there tails. All I want now is a little brighter bulb to bring it back up to were stock was. ;)
     
  5. Jul 22, 2010 at 12:33 AM
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    eight3one_offroad

    eight3one_offroad Honey your two French Fries short of a Happy Meal.

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    Yeah I hear ya man, go to like a auto part store I think they sell those LED bulbs with the stock pins to fit with factory.
     
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