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Angel Eyes, DDEs, lighted rings, Clear Turn Signals, LEDs, Xenon, HID, or Bi-Xenon. If it lights up and you want to discuss it, post here!

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Old 01-16-2017, 04:09 AM   #1
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120smd led angel eyes

Hi. Do anyone use 120smd led angel eyes? Are they not too bright? How I can dim them? Would a simple resistor work?
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Old 01-16-2017, 06:26 AM   #2
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You can use a resistor. All LED angel eyes are pretty bright but not too bright in my opinion. Having more LEDs reduces spacing between them so the rings look more uniform.
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Old 01-16-2017, 07:48 AM   #3
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The umnitza.com V4 120 has a built-in dimmer for night time use.

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Old 01-16-2017, 08:01 AM   #4
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I already have my angel eyes but I want to dim it at night because it seems to be too bright
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Leds shud be as bright as possible!dts wt mks yo car luk beautiful in fog or rainy weather

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Old 01-16-2017, 08:34 AM   #6
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My angel lights hav bin ok all along not until the ballast gave up 2 months ago!

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I replaced it on the left side & ws back in business,but 2 weeks now the outer ring has bin inconsistent..

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My angel lights hav bin ok all along not until the ballast gave up 2 months ago!

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But if they will be too bright they will annoy drivers in front of you
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Noticed a loose conection inside and had to open the whole headlamp to rectify it,luks lk the glass cnt fit tightly cos its allowin water inside and the outer ring has gone off again,I feel so bad,wt cn I do?

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Are U tellin me angel lights cn be brighter than a high beam bulb?

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Hav not checked the wattage of my angel lights but maybe yo ballast is givin out alot more wattage.

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they are not brighter than high beam but I dont know how to say it in english the angle of light is different
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oh I see,comnication brekdown,but U dnt seem to struggle wit english?

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Maybe U shud adjust their positions in the housin..

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It wont work
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Try ballast with a lower watage output.

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