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Thread: New LED Rear Tailights
11-12-2009, 08:27 AM #1
New LED Rear Tailights
Just installed new rear LED taillights. Now the ligts blink at a very fast rate. I know its because the LEDs draw very little amps compared to the bulbs.The question is there any thing I can do to slow down the blink rate? Thanks
11-12-2009, 10:40 AM #2
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11-12-2009, 08:58 PM #3
Craw Do you know the location of where the flasher is ? Also I have herd tht led tail light mite screw up the cruise control because of not enough voltage drop for the computer to see. Can you elabrate ?
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11-13-2009, 05:40 PM #4
No flasher in the new 2009s All run by the body computer. Have to use led equalizers to fool the computer to think its a bulb. Oh well
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11-15-2009, 10:54 PM #5
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11-18-2009, 11:12 PM #7
Most auto parts stores sell the load equilizers right next to the LED bulbs...
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11-18-2009, 11:15 PM #8
ok thanks, ill give it a try and see if it works.
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