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Driving or fog lights?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by mcdowell, Aug 18, 2011.

  1. Aug 18, 2011 at 2:54 PM
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    mcdowell

    mcdowell [OP] My name is Mudd

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    Cant decide. Dont go off road but having a hard time deciding.[​IMG]g.
     
  2. Aug 18, 2011 at 2:59 PM
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    I just put in some yellow HALO 9145's in place of my stock driving bulbs. Haven't had any rain or fog yet...but they put out a nice yellow, bright light. I guess it depends on what kind of weather you get in your area. We get a nice mix of everything, so that's my reasoning.
     
  3. Aug 18, 2011 at 3:04 PM
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    mcdowell [OP] My name is Mudd

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    Allot of fog and rain here. I do like the yellow. I bet they look good and dont reflect on new asphalt as bad.[​IMG]
     
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  5. Aug 18, 2011 at 3:33 PM
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    Pugga

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    Where are you going to mount them? Fog lights should be low to the ground and have a wide, short pattern. Driving lights should be mounted higher and have a long, narrow patter. There are also hybrid patterns that are sort of the best of both worlds. They project further out then a fog and wider than a driving pattern. I would avoid PIAA :cool:

    Also, those Nokya bulbs that wolfpack mentioned are great! I've got the yellow bulbs in my fogs now and am very happy with them.
     
  6. Aug 18, 2011 at 3:40 PM
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    mcdowell

    mcdowell [OP] My name is Mudd

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    Thanks for the info. Whats the deal with PIAA ??
     
  7. Aug 18, 2011 at 3:47 PM
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    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free 1983 - 2015... It was a good run

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    I'm just bitter, I had a little run in with their customer dis-service department...

    There may be another thread about it :anonymous:
     
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