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Old 02-05-2008, 05:57 PM   #101
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I have those lights and the halo bulbs are burning out...any ideas where to find the dang things? I've tried everywhere...but I guess I'm not looking in the right place!!!!


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Old 02-05-2008, 05:58 PM   #102
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ebay!

search for 3mm led (5mm if you feel froggy)

make sure you get the highest MCD rating you can find.
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Old 05-12-2008, 11:12 AM   #103
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does any body know if the halo's in these are LED's or how can i find out?

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^^tear em open and find out

im sure they are, the halos look identical to the ones i have
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Old 05-12-2008, 05:22 PM   #105
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i took the rubber grommets off the bottom but there real small and the wire kinda wraps around inside. and i looked in and it looks like its soldered into place. how else can i get inside there?
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I'll try that this week, one of my halos just burned
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they are NOT soldered in place. there is a small rubber grommet that holds the led piece into the bottom of the halo. take the pliers and pull out slowly.

NEW PEOPLE THAT ARE ATTEMPTING THIS MOD SHOULD REALLY GO BACK TO THE FIRST PAGE AND READ THE HOW-TO AGAIN.
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Old 07-02-2008, 11:33 AM   #108
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I just did this mod with some red LEDs and I would suggest not to get the LEDs with colored housing, but rather with the clear housing and red diodes. I had to re solder all the halos a second time because of this. The old ones were just too weak.


any pics of this??
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I'm just wandering what type of LED should I get, I was looking on ebay for blue LED but they are so many, I don't know what to choose?!?!
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