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LED Bulbs for Signal, Brake & Interior
LED bulbs are excellent for the interior and exterior lighting on your vehicle. These bulbs offer adequate luminosity that you need outside and do not get hot making them great for the vehicle’s interior!
Benefits of LED Brake and Signal Lights
Let’s look at some of the reasons why you may want to invest in LED lights. Brighter Light: The brightness from bulbs is measured in lumens. Abulbs with a higher lumen rating means a brighter light. LEDs are generally just as bright as or even brighter than standard bulbs, making them perfect for vehicles. Longer Life: LEDs don’t need as much energy as conventional bulbs. They are more resilient to the rattle and bumps from drivingand alsoresistant to vibrations. This makes the LED bulbs particularly useful for off-roading. Color Variety: LEDS offer a crisp light with many options for colors. You can get them in blue, crimson yellow or green making them ideal for interior, sides and signaling lights. Cheaper in the Long Run: LEDs generally last much longer than halogen bulbs and do not need replacements as frequently as standard bulbs. While they may be more expensive upfront, they will save you money in the long run because they will not need to be replaced. Easy To Fit: LEDs do not require as much wiring as incandescent bulbs. This makes LEDs easy to fit on your own replace for an upgrade. Lower Damage to the Battery: Since LEDs do not consume a lot of power from the battery, there is a lower risk of your battery running out. Vehicles with LEDs tend to improve the battery life. Faster Reaction Time: As noted previously, LEDs light up instantly compared to halogen and HID bulbs, giving other drivers more time to react. This makes them particularly great for brake lights.
LED Bulbs for Brake and Signal Lights
Many new cars these days come with LED bulbs installed in the signal and brake light. This is particularly true for the more expensive cars. Car manufacturers understand that LED lights offer better visibility and turn on instantly making them particularly useful for brakes and signal indicators. When you tap the brake pedal of your vehicle, it triggers an electrical switch that sends a current through your brake lights, turning them on. For HID and halogen bulbs, the tungsten filaments heat up, and the brake lights turn on just one-tenth of a second later. If you replaced the incandescent bulbs withLED bulbs, the brake lights would turn on the moment you pressed the paddle without this 1/10th of a second delay. Why does this delay matter? Well, a car that is moving at a speed of 70 mph travels about ten feet in 1/10th of a second. The very small delay can make a big difference on a busy where cars are traveling at a very fast speed. With an LED bulbs installed in your breaks and signal lights, you might avoid a car accident where an inattentive driver is tailgating you. You are giving the driver behind you another ten extra feet to react to the situation.
Interior LED Bulbs for Vehicles
You can significantly improve the lighting for your vehicle's dome, glove box, step, map and trunk by installing LED lights. The bulbs will improve visibility at night, lower battery usage and add a great deal of style to your car. Generally, it is easy to replace the interior bulbs in your vehicle with the help of a screwdriver. Simple loosen up the screws and remove it with the tip. After you have removed the lens cover or light units, it is fairly easy to replace the incandescent bulbs with LEDs. If you need help selecting the correct LED lights for your car, talk to our auto parts advisory team member. The white bulbs are popular and offer the best visibility for these areas, but you can choose a different color if you want. After you have replaced the bulb, check it to make sure it is installed correctly before fixing the cover back to the light. LED bulbs have positive and negative polarity, similar to a battery. If the bulbs donot light up at first, you may need to turn the bulbs around. LED Strip Kits. You can further customize your car’s interior by fitting it with LED strip kits offered by TRS. These strips offer several ambient colors that can light up the interior from the floorboards and dashboard to the trunk. Install them where you want more light and use a 12v adapter. You can also have them hardwired directly into the car’s electrical system. More stylish kits come with a remote that allows you to choose different colors and light intensities. These LED kits will surely give your car’s interior a more luxurious feeling. Need a recommendation on parts for your project? Got a tech question? Wholesale inquiry? Contact us today!