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New front LED light install

I just put some LEDs in my fog light covers. :) its a cheap mod that imo looks good.










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Old 05-01-2011, 03:07 AM
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Re: New front LED light install

I have to say, it does look pretty bright/good. Quick question though your not being an ass and blinding the drivers in front of you are you? lol
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so wait someone stole ur stock wheels? lol. wtf kind of nieghborhood u live in bro lol. The cops suck balls. I'd file a complaint with ur city council. Robbed infront of a police station. Rediculuos
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Re: New front LED light install

nope those lights are fx-r retros. they have a very nice cutoff. my cell phones camera is just lousy
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built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
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Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
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Re: New front LED light install

Good man! Can you get a shot of just the LEDs on?
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so wait someone stole ur stock wheels? lol. wtf kind of nieghborhood u live in bro lol. The cops suck balls. I'd file a complaint with ur city council. Robbed infront of a police station. Rediculuos
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Re: New front LED light install

I will do that tomorrow. The headlights are what the LEDs are wired into so id have to change it real quick and then get the shot.
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Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
Highs: no name 20 year old made in belgium
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Re: New front LED light install

Ok, I'll definitely check that out then. Are you going to rewire it to the parking lights and headlights?
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Re: New front LED light install

what im going to do is actually replace those lights with much brighter ones and im gunna design and build a circuit that will control brightness day and night and also cut the light when i put the turn signal on.
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Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
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Re: New front LED light install

I see a DIY in your future sir. lol
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Re: New front LED light install

yes but i have a tendency to forget pictures
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Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
Highs: no name 20 year old made in belgium
Mids: Morel CAW538
Subs: Audiopulse Epic 10" x2
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Re: New front LED light install

You'll rise to the occasion I'm sure. You can never have too many wiring related DIYs I say.
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Old 05-01-2011, 03:35 AM
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Re: New front LED light install

nope and wiring is my specialty!
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Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
Highs: no name 20 year old made in belgium
Mids: Morel CAW538
Subs: Audiopulse Epic 10" x2
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Re: New front LED light install

your headlight were so bright took me at least 8 sec to actually spot the LED fog lights lol.
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Re: New front LED light install

yeah the headlights are damn bright. and they arent fog lights
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Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
Highs: no name 20 year old made in belgium
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Re: New front LED light install

Looks pretty slick. Glad to see you finally did it!

Just keep in mind if you do a DIY...you won't be unique anymore ;) gotta keep some secrets...
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Re: New front LED light install

well unless someone does automatic headlights and custom footwell lights ill be unique enough. but even with a diy i doubt anyone would be able to source the leds anymore becuase i cant even find them now. subsititues could be used though
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Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
Highs: no name 20 year old made in belgium
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Re: New front LED light install

ill probably do a diy on the lower power ones which are alot easier and do not require a control curcuit to power them properly. designing and building that curcuit i the hardest part
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Electrical Mods:
Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
Highs: no name 20 year old made in belgium
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Re: New front LED light install

What LED's? Lol

Those retro's look seeexy!!
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Re: New front LED light install

they are made by vishay though i forget the model number of them. 60 or 90 lumens each. i dont remember which im using

the retros were done by prelude1897 <-- i think thats his name.
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AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
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Re: New front LED light install

pretty nice man. could you get some close up shots as well?
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Re: New front LED light install

looks pretty good.
i like it
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Re: New front LED light install

close up pics during the day. You can barely see the leds if at all.

Ill get closeup running ones tonight.





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Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
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Re: New front LED light install

redone with much brigter leds. it has a full control circuit now so they run all the time.




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Automatic headlight circuit
LED daytime running lights in foglight location with control circuit.
built in 3 door garage door opener (hacked from a honda odyssey and put in the coin tray.)
stereo:
Nexus 7 car pc with ESI Dr. DAC NANO optically connected to a Nuforce HDP in the trunk and 320gb hard drive.
AudioControl 4XS
Audiocontrol 15 band eq
Highs amp: ADS PH15 50w x2
Mids amp: ADS PH15 100w x2
Sub amp: 2x PPI Sedona 500IX 700w x1 1400w RMS total output
Highs: no name 20 year old made in belgium
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