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Old 05-10-2013, 09:30 AM   #51
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apparently a t-10 led bulb. If you get a projected one (Cree was the brand) like the one pictured in one of my above posts, its a very focused light beam. I haven't tried to fit them for my reverse lights yet but apparently they work.

Edit: Here you go, problem solved.




This weekend I think I'll install them as reverse lights then.
how are the t-10 cree projected led's working for you?
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Old 05-10-2013, 05:13 PM   #52
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how are the t-10 cree projected led's working for you?

still sitting on my desk. They were too big to use as parking lights, and I have been way too lazy to remove the rear light housings to install them as reverse lights.

So far so good with the phillips bulbs up fron though.
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Old 08-30-2013, 12:34 PM   #53
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Did any of you check the fit along the bottom of the headlight assembly after you finished changing bulbs. I had my headlights out while I was installing Phillips DRLs on the triangular panels below, when I put the headlights back, I noticed that there is a small gap below the assembly. After a lot of wrestling with it I was able to make it fit a little better but it still looks like a place for water to enter on rainy days or at the carwash. It seems like there should be a rubber gasket below the light assembly, but of course, there is not.
My passenger side headlight assembly is like this. The top of the light assembly is higher than the hood. The drivers side is flush.

I've removed the lens to see if it was engaged / clipped correctly. It is. Just sits a tad higher.
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Old 08-30-2013, 01:23 PM   #54
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NOTE: This was done on European 2011 Ford Focus MK3.


Im assuming you cant get these lights in US &Canada?
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Old 08-30-2013, 01:42 PM   #55
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Im assuming you cant get these lights in US &Canada?
Rebel devil customs sells euro spec lights.

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Old 08-30-2013, 02:19 PM   #56
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Rebel devil customs sells euro spec lights.

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Well replica housings at any rate.
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Old 09-25-2013, 03:56 PM   #57
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btw does anyone know how to remove the wiring harness without braking the clips.....or pics of how to...
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btw does anyone know how to remove the wiring harness without braking the clips.....or pics of how to...
Are you talking about the headlight wiring harness? I have removed my headlights about a dozen times, and have never broken any clips. You just push them in with your two fingers, and pull the harness out.
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Ok I'll try that. I started pushing down with a flathead screwdriver and didn't see anything happening so I didn't go any further
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