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Old 05-14-12, 05:49 PM   #1
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Fellow 3GS peeps,

Does anyone of pix or can honestly confirm a significant lighting disparity between OEM reverse light vs. aftermarket LED upgrade?
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Fellow 3GS peeps,

Does anyone of pix or can honestly confirm a significant lighting disparity between OEM reverse light vs. aftermarket LED upgrade?
There is a difference, I dont have any pics at the moment but there is a difference between LED reverse lights and regular bulbs. I have the cree bulbs and those are a huge difference which has a huge light output and I would get these again any day.
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What is the bulb type back there?
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It's def. a pretty substantial difference, pending the bulb wattage you use. Camera's don't always capture the best light, but check this thread should show you some good shots.

http://www.clublexus.com/forums/gs-t...se-lights.html
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What is the bulb type back there?
Reverse light bulb - Size 921
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You can fit 194 bulbs/parking lights back there too. I use v-leds high output leds and the difference is night and day. My friend tells me might as well put headlights back there lol. They are very bright but not ignant.
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Fellow 3GS peeps,

Does anyone of pix or can honestly confirm a significant lighting disparity between OEM reverse light vs. aftermarket LED upgrade?
My car with V-LED 921 led bulbs, very bright.........
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My car with V-LED 921 led bulbs, very bright.........
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HOLY ****** that's bright. I'm completely sold. thanks for the pix.
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My car with V-LED 921 led bulbs, very bright.........
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There's quite a few options on the V-LED site with "921 bulb" search. Which bulb exactly do you recommend?
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My car with V-LED 921 led bulbs, very bright.........
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I got the same ones...6000k though...use 5000k as parking light.
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There's quite a few options on the V-LED site with "921 bulb" search. Which bulb exactly do you recommend?
The reason I didn't buy the cree one because the heat!
I am totally happy the LED bulbs I bought from V-LED!
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Left V-LED, Right Taiwan brand
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Left V-LED, Right Taiwan brand
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From back up camra

Here is the link
http://www.v-leds.com/6K-WHITE-19-LE...26829-1-2.html
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The reason I didn't buy the cree one because the heat!
I am totally happy the LED bulbs I bought from V-LED!
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Left V-LED, Right Taiwan brand
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Left V-LED, Right Taiwan brand
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At night
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From back up camra

Here is the link
http://www.v-leds.com/6K-WHITE-19-LE...26829-1-2.html
Those are the same one's I'm using. A little pricey at $50 for the pair, but you'll be happy and never have to change them.
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Wow! Thats bright. Looks good though.
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The reason I didn't buy the cree one because the heat!
I am totally happy the LED bulbs I bought from V-LED!
Never heard this, I have never had a problem with them overheating.
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