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Old 06-15-2018, 10:00 PM   #21
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Default Re: H7 LED Headlight Conversion Kit - Anyone Tried?

Sometimes being in Canada really sucks. How is this for a conversion rate?
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Old 06-16-2018, 11:37 AM   #22
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Sometimes being in Canada really sucks. How is this for a conversion rate?
Just go direct to the source (all this stuff is made in Asia anyway).

https://www.aliexpress.com/wholesale...rchText=h7+led
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Old 06-19-2018, 01:21 PM   #23
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Default Re: H7 LED Headlight Conversion Kit - Anyone Tried?

Here are pictures of the steps to install them. These bulbs were nice in having a removable collar so that they went into the bulb holders quite easily.
  1. Unplug and remove the old bulb.
  2. Remove collar from the new bulb.
  3. Insert locking collar into bulb holder and re-attach retaining clip.
  4. Insert new LED bulb into locking collar.
  5. Plug in and test.
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Old 06-19-2018, 01:22 PM   #24
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Here are pics with one LED installed, and then with both.
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I look forward to see how they perform at night. Are you replacing the highs, too? Anything I can do to make my van safer for my driver is of the utmost importance.
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Old 06-19-2018, 01:33 PM   #26
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I look forward to see how they perform at night. Are you replacing the highs, too? Anything I can do to make my van safer for my driver is of the utmost importance.
I live in an urban area, and rarely use the highs. I have yet to need to replace a high beam bulb. while the low beams were only lasting a few months. I decided that the next time one of them went I was going to go LED. That happened a week and a half ago. I will let you know what I think the next time I drive at night.
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Old 06-21-2018, 04:22 PM   #27
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Just a heads up.

When I installed the first bulb, I was not super impressed with the light pattern and brightness. You can see in the picture below, that I had the bulb installed with the heat sink horizontal. After installing the second one, I realized that this put the LEDs facing up and down instead of side to side. I rotated both bulbs, and now the light pattern is excellent, and they provide much more light. In the pictures below, you can see how horizontal the pattern is, and how it lights the road, and not the overhead trees. When I was standing in front of it, it caused a lot of flare in the camera lens, but was not blinding to my eyes
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Just put in an order for them! $36 isn't half bad and a bulb died on me today. Hopefully this is the solution to our DRL equipt vans.
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What LED bulb would suit the high beam?
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Old 07-31-2018, 02:45 PM   #30
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What LED bulb would suit the high beam?
High Beams use an H1 bulb

BEAMTECH H1 LED Headlight Bulb, 50W 6500K 8000 Lumens $36.99

However, I have not tried these, and don't know if they will work with the high beam retaining ring, or fit behind the back cover.
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