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Old 03-28-2009, 05:45 PM   #1
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Thumbs down LED Turn signals from Jlevi, red?

OK - So I just installed this and noticed the amber color does not match the rest of my OEM LEDs (side marker and tails). They are more like a fading red color. The solaris stealth bulbs I had before were a perfect match but I went with LED to match the instant blink of my other turn light components.

Does anyone have any suggestions as to where I can get a set that ACTUALLY matches? I read autolumination has a good matching set but I want to read about other's experiences and what versions actually match.

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Old 03-28-2009, 05:51 PM   #2
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it'd be hard for an LED bulb to emit the exact same color as the amber OEM bulb. To be honest I think it looks pretty good.
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Agreed. It does look pretty good. Don't sweat it. Welcome to the aftermarket.
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Old 03-28-2009, 08:25 PM   #4
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My GF said they look kinda off. When they are not blinking, they also look pretty dim since they get less power. I still have mixed feelings here. There must be something that matches better and has more light output.
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