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Led dash bulbs

Anyone using LED dash illumination bulbs
Keen to know if they are as bright or brighter ?
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Old 20-03-2017, 11:12 PM
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Depe,ds if they're dimmed no ? Ok....I'm leaving.........
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Old 20-03-2017, 11:27 PM
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Anyone using LED dash illumination bulbs
Keen to know if they are as bright or brighter ?
Just put some in mine. Only done the gauges so far and have yet to do the Tach & Speedo but they are much better & brighter.

You need to be careful which type you get as not all will fit. bought mine from this site on ebay.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/UK-x2-BA9S...STRK:MERFB:IID
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Old 20-03-2017, 11:31 PM
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Depe,ds if they're dimmed no ? Ok....I'm leaving.........
Off you go Sean
Ok basically are they worth fitting?
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Just put some in mine. Only done the gauges so far and have yet to do the Tach & Speedo but they are much better & brighter.

You need to be careful which type you get as not all will fit. bought mine from this site on ebay.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/UK-x2-BA9S...STRK:MERFB:IID
Be interested to know if gauges condensate?
They should I guess be cooler than a standard bulb?
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A good friend and owner at Clearwater Lights ( https://www.clearwaterlights.com ) just came by last week and dropped off LED dash lights for our Zeds.

We have yet to install them but I will make an effort to do so this week and get back to you. I will also check on prices since he buys in bulk.

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I'm guessing you need to disable the dimmer?
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I'm guessing you need to disable the dimmer?
Plenty of LED dimmer inverter kits available that could be used
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I'm guessing you need to disable the dimmer?
The LEDs I put in mine seem to dim ok. The other option is turn it up and leave it alone.

WRT condensation, I installed mine just after Christmas and have had no problems with condensation inside the gauges. As far as I can see, they are sealed from the bulbs anyway which is why you need to be a bit careful with the size of the glass dome on the bulbs as they are quite shallow and most LEDs won't fit.

As far as price goes, I bought the 10 I needed for about £12 which I thought was ok. Will probably get a few more for the heater control panel & side light bulbs.
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