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post #1 of 35 (permalink) Old 12-06-2011, 06:52 PM Thread Starter
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Just Installed Some LED Switchback Projector DRL's

So I couldn't get a solid answer of whether or not the switchback bulbs worked in canadian cars that use the DRL's as the turn signal as well. Some said yes, the dealer said no, no I just got some and this is what happened.

I have resistors on the line since theyre LED bulbs. I wasn't expecting much from these "projector" bulbs but was really surprised when they practically blinded me when I popped them in. The light output is equivalent to the low beams!! The switchback function works great as well. Pure white (6000k) when driving, then switches to amber when the turn signal is on.

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Before - With deep orange LED bulbs





After with the DRL's on





The bulbs - Switchback on the left & Chinese LED on the right



I'm not gunna bother posting a video of it unless someone really wants one. Theres a bunch on youtube.
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i love my switchbacks, i can turn off my headlights and still see clearly about 20 feet in front of me lol
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wow thats bright i might have to do this mod it looks great man

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Thats pretty sweet! Where did you get them, what brand are they and could you get a different relay instead of putting resistors inline?? Thanks!
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please link where you got these, Ive had LED switchbacks before but never had the projector version.
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^this. Never heard of projector style switchbacks.

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please link where you got these, Ive had LED switchbacks before but never had the projector version.
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^this. Never heard of projector style switchbacks.
X3! And daytime pics?
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I just put them in last night so I'll take some pics after work today. I really want retrofits with HID's now to complete the look!

I got them on ebay. Like I said, I was incredibly sceptical but they work exactly as described and the light output is unreal!

http://www.ebay.ca/itm/380382155613?...84.m1497.l2648

I have NO IDEA why the price is so insane right now. I think its an error and theyre supposed to be $49. I got mine for $56 shipped to canada. And I bought a 4pk of weatherproof resistors for $7
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I'm looking at it now and its listed as $450!http://www.ebay.ca/itm/380382155613?...d=293139489915
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pretty sure its an error, just send him a message.
A $5 price reduction makes a lot more sense than a $400 price increase
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