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      10-05-2012, 08:03 AM   #1
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Upgrading Reversing Lights

Bit of an odd one this, but just thought I would ask. Is there any way to improve the oomph of the reversing lights with brighter bulbs? We live up a narrow driveway in an unlighted village. Reversing down the drive in the dark is not easy with the limited light the standard setup provides.

I am concerned at not overloading the curcit or causing warning messages.
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      10-06-2012, 03:41 AM   #2
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Think you'd need LED clusters with inline resistors to bypass the bulb warnings. The bulbs are easily available, but working out what resistor to add could be a real PITA.
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      10-06-2012, 04:12 AM   #3
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Sounds like you would actually benefit from the hid reverse light mod for a Pre LCI.
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      10-06-2012, 06:40 AM   #4
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Sounds like you would actually benefit from the hid reverse light mod for a Pre LCI.
I could do with that myself but I doubt it would go down well with the BIB if they see you reversing on the road
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