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Fog lights on all the time????

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by tx_shooter, Mar 22, 2011.

  1. Mar 22, 2011 at 6:05 PM
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    tx_shooter

    tx_shooter [OP] This place is a cesspool of bfo and spacer lifts

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    Why do people drive around with their fog lights on all the time? Do they think that it makes them more visible than the two bigger lights above them??? Am I just being a cheap ass never turning them on because I don't want to have to replace the bulbs? I figure they are expensive and I don't want to spend any money I don't actually have to spend (other than mods).

    So what gives- fog lights on 24/7, yes or no?
     
  2. Mar 22, 2011 at 6:11 PM
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    BlueSteel

    BlueSteel Well-Known Member

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    The anytime fog mod, more or less, just gives most of us the added option of running the fogs with the high beams if needed. I always hated that the fogs cut off when high beams were turned on. I have found it to be beneficial out in the woods to have the added light.
     
  3. Mar 22, 2011 at 6:12 PM
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    brutalguyracing

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    F.U> GUYZ
    broken mods
    i vote this
     
  4. Mar 22, 2011 at 6:13 PM
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    TurfTaco

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    I leave mine on just to hear people bitch ;)
     
  5. Mar 22, 2011 at 10:18 PM
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    Mine are on all the time in both trucks..
     
  6. Mar 22, 2011 at 10:20 PM
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    DubVtundy

    DubVtundy ERMAHGERD

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    mine are always on at night and they have 35 watt hids in them and they are really bright lol
     
  7. Mar 23, 2011 at 4:14 AM
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    tx_shooter

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    At night makes more sense then these guys I see running around in the middle of the day with every light on their truck going. I understand running your fog lights with your high beams (that mod is on my list). I just don't understand the people with them on during the day time. Yes, I understand that they have them. I'm happy for them - but why run them when it is so bright outside I have to wear glasses? Some stuff just confuses the crap outta me.
     
  8. Mar 23, 2011 at 5:03 AM
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    mach1man001

    mach1man001 eh whatever

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    I have done the fog light mod but usually I just turn on my fogs on the days with crappy weather. On normal bright days I do not run any lights unless its dawn or dusk then I usually run the parking/fogs. I have the mod done so that the fogs come on with my parking lights so I never have to fool around with the fog button separately, just turn the light stalk one time and there on.
     
  9. Mar 23, 2011 at 5:12 AM
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    angrysam

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    Same reason daytime running lights were invented.

    Same reason I run the spot lights on the Harley during the day.

    People feel safer being as visible as they can be.
     
  10. Mar 23, 2011 at 5:14 AM
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    I don't use mine during the day, headlights or fogs. Unless its raining/snowing. At night I leave them on though. Where I live there is no streetlights, so the added light is nice. Specially on a nice night when kids are out and about.
     
  11. Mar 23, 2011 at 5:39 AM
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    396tears

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    sometime i leave em on

    sometimes i don't

    sometimes i feel like a nut

    sometimes i don't

    :D:):D:):D:)
     
  12. Mar 23, 2011 at 6:08 AM
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    RLDTACO

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    I don't use fogs during the day, but I can see things better at night when I use them with headlights.
     
  13. Mar 24, 2011 at 11:39 PM
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    Kelson

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    i use em as my DTRL so yeah. and plus im using the shitty switch they gave me in the kit so its stuck on unless i pull the swtich out haha...i mean its only like what $15 to replace bulbs so why not?
     
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