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Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   04-22-2015, 11:50 AM
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Views: 1,891
Posted By deano379
Check this out, should put all the others to...

Check this out, should put all the others to shame.

http://www.hidny.com/index.php?main_...roducts_id=510 (http://www.hidny.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=180&products_id=510)
Forum: New Member Introductions   04-16-2015, 01:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 514
Posted By deano379
Either cut off the wire you tapped from the tail...

Either cut off the wire you tapped from the tail light wire or remove the t-tap, if the OE wire is not damaged tape it. If it is damaged, use an insulated butt connector to fix it.
Forum: Audio, Video and other Car Electronics   04-12-2015, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 337
Posted By deano379
In the "fuse" box in the trunk, the fuse for the...

In the "fuse" box in the trunk, the fuse for the front cigar lighter can be changed form ignition on to always on by moving it between the connectors. If it is in the always on position you can...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   04-10-2015, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By deano379
LEDs and resistors

Over the last 3 days a forum member has PMed with questions on LEDs and resistors. I thought the information may help others as well. His PMs and my response follow.

Question "I have been reading...
Forum: New Member Introductions   04-09-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 514
Posted By deano379
A ground that does not carry the necessary amp...

A ground that does not carry the necessary amp load. Could be caused by many things. A partially severed wire. Corroded or less than solid connections, to much amp load for the wire size, etc. I have...
Forum: Interior Discussion / Modifications   04-09-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By deano379
They come on when the park/tail or headlights are...

They come on when the park/tail or headlights are on. However, they are controlled by the instrument panel light level control, I.E. they dim/brighten with the panel lights, from a high of 11 volts...
Forum: New Member Introductions   04-08-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 514
Posted By deano379
Hard to diagnose over the net, but it sounds like...

Hard to diagnose over the net, but it sounds like a compromised ground.
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   04-07-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 317
Posted By deano379
Last I knew Dodge pulled it's sequentials off the...

Last I knew Dodge pulled it's sequentials off the market.
Go to Web Electric site, they have instructions for installing their kit. Then you can decide if you want to try it.
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   04-06-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 896
Posted By deano379
Recheck all of the connections of the resistors...

Recheck all of the connections of the resistors and to the OEM wires.
The resistor must have one wire connected to the OEM stop/turn signal wire and the other to ground.
They get very hot and if...
Forum: Audio, Video and other Car Electronics   04-03-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By deano379
20ga.

20ga.
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   03-23-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 585
Posted By deano379
To each his own. I could see a big...

To each his own.

I could see a big difference. Brighter, and a richer red color compared to the pinkish color using the OEM bulbs.

When converting to the sequentials, using LEDs reduces the...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   03-22-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 585
Posted By deano379
LEDs

Some additional thoughts on the subject.

The Challenger uses 8, 3157 tungsten filument bulbs in the rear light modules even though the 4 in the center section only utilize the tail light element....
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   03-22-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 585
Posted By deano379
I have been using LEDs for tail/stop/turn signals...

I have been using LEDs for tail/stop/turn signals since 07 on a Charger and now on an 11 Challenger and a 96 Crown Vic.
You need to do some research and compare the many available bulbs.
In my...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-14-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 738
Posted By deano379
275/40x20 tires call for a minimum wheel width of...

275/40x20 tires call for a minimum wheel width of 9". Depending on the tire manufacturer, up to 11" is maximum. So, 10" is the preferred width.
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   03-14-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,891
Posted By deano379
"Is it possible the bulbs I had were brighter at...

"Is it possible the bulbs I had were brighter at 921 lumens and the LED ones I have now are only 561?"

921 is the OEM bulb number, it is rated at 320 lumens.

The big problem is the 921 bulb has...
Forum: Audio, Video and other Car Electronics   03-13-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 474
Posted By deano379
I had some initial issues when I installed mine....

I had some initial issues when I installed mine. I called Webb, they were very helpful and sent a replacement module. They have worked OK since.
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   03-11-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 248
Posted By deano379
You will need one pair of resistors, connect one...

You will need one pair of resistors, connect one wire to each left/right side brake/turn signal wire prior to the sequential module, ground the other wire. Mount the resistors where they can transfer...
Forum: Off-Topic Discussion   03-04-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 903
Posted By deano379
As this is a car site, I'll say I regret not...

As this is a car site, I'll say I regret not buying a 70/71 Cuda, either a 440 six pack or Hemi. I could have but I had a 63 Plymouth Savoy 2 door sedan that I had upgraded to a 440 sixpack, front...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   03-02-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 468
Posted By deano379
Good writeup. However, on the mounting of the...

Good writeup.
However, on the mounting of the resisters, they do not need to be connected to the lamp wire in the center section. I mounted mine under the trunk, behind the bumper on a metal plate...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   02-22-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 374
Posted By deano379
If i am wrong, I know someone will correct me....

If i am wrong, I know someone will correct me. But, I believe the 12s have the adjustable suspension. The SRT standard suspension on the 11 is just right for me.
I bought my 11 used to avoid the 12s...
Forum: New Member Introductions   02-22-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 313
Posted By deano379
Welcome from Roy.

Welcome from Roy.
Forum: New Member Introductions   02-20-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By deano379
Welcome from Roy. You didn't say where in UT...

Welcome from Roy.
You didn't say where in UT you are.
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   02-11-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,891
Posted By deano379
As they don't say which SMD LEDs are used I can't...

As they don't say which SMD LEDs are used I can't compare.

Also, I'm confused, when I search the 561 bulb, it shows a different base than the 921 OEM bulb.
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   02-10-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,891
Posted By deano379
42 of the 1210 LEDs at 6-8 lumens per LED is only...

42 of the 1210 LEDs at 6-8 lumens per LED is only 252 to 336 lumens max. The 921 OEM bulb is 320, so you may see a slight increase.

I have now purchased 5 different 921 LED replacement bulbs for...
Forum: Interior Discussion / Modifications   02-09-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 864
Posted By deano379
Automatic temperature control sensor.

Automatic temperature control sensor.
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