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Bought some leds which arrived today. went to fit them and one fell out of its holder and has gone forever!
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I like it. But i want more! ^^
Gimme the idea the cost the skill level. Im so happy finally someone tries this at home!
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Did you have to cut the lenses?
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these look off the chain! Please keep a log of how you are doing this. I'd love to build these.
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Is that a standard flexible led strip you ve put in there? Or something custom made.
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yup, they are the flexible LED stripe along with plastic mirror that can be cut out on both sides.


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Anyone know why none of the sidelights I buy are bright? Can bearly see them even in night. I bought the ones recommended in the first post, but they're really dim
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Anyone know why none of the sidelights I buy are bright? Can bearly see them even in night. I bought the ones recommended in the first post, but they're really dim
(Hope this works) you really want these:

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0,75 dollar each (so buy at least two) and they are very bright but not too bright. Nice 6000k color and fit in the t10 hole of the car.
Canbus works as ive been using them for 1.5 years. Keep in mind that they will probably fail after 12 to 24 months due to the heat sent through the tiny resistors. Im fine with that (replaced mine a month ago) but otherwise have some resistors ready for when they fail.
My two cents: order two of these every 12-24 months, costs you 1.50 - 3.00 dollar every 24 months and will look awesome .
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looks great when lights are switched on. could you take short video in the daylight, when taillighs are switched off? i'm interessted how infinite mirror looks under the shade and how much mirrors are visible.


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Finish 50%....
Later I will add turning indicator light , fog and reverse light.

I aim to make it a true 100% LED light with 100% LED look.

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looks great when lights are switched on. could you take short video in the daylight, when taillighs are switched off? i'm interessted how infinite mirror looks under the shade and how much mirrors are visible.


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Surely the use of a mirror for the infinity effect would be counter productive on the road? I.e. When a cars headlights are shining on them it will have a greater luminosity and just reflect straight back mitigating the lights effectiveness and blinding the driver behind?

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Since its install deep inside the back of the len holes it won't affect any reflection. Don't worry because I have tested it before installation.


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