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Old 02-11-2012, 10:19 PM   #1
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Lightbulb 2012 JK Headlights

Quick question. Any ideas on a good headlight replacement for the Jk 2012... the stock ones are terrible and i often drive around with the fog lights on as well to see better... i kno people hate when you do tat but hey, i cant see S**T with just the stock headlights.

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Quick question. Any ideas on a good headlight replacement for the Jk 2012... the stock ones are terrible and i often drive around with the fog lights on as well to see better... i kno people hate when you do tat but hey, i cant see S**T with just the stock headlights.
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oops my bad, and i did read it, i just didnt remember it haha
Short-term memory loss of that magnitude could imply an exorbitant use of THC-related substances in your history.

Or not. My memory's still good.

The Rallylights are pretty much the least expensive of the replacement headlight options.

This is a link to a headlight testing thread from a member named Hilldweller, who is shaped very much like a headlight bulb. Or so I've heard.

Long, yet beneficial if you wanna learn.

Headlight Shootout - JeepForum.com

And this is a link to the next step up the headlight ladder from the Rallylights. More expensive, but I think Hilldweller would call this the Holy Grail of Jeep lighting, thus far.

Daniel Stern Lighting Consultancy and Supply
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This is a mod I have been looking to do as well..
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Dumb noob question, I hated the lights in my Avalanche so I replaced the bulbs with better ones. Is this not an option on the Jeep ??
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Dumb noob question, I hated the lights in my Avalanche so I replaced the bulbs with better ones. Is this not an option on the Jeep ??
Phillips Xtreme +80s. If your not into upgrading the whole headlight this is the way to go. Good improvement for $30.
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Phillips Xtreme +80s. If your not into upgrading the whole headlight this is the way to go. Good improvement for $30.
^^^^What Kelsey said. But really, the headlights on the Wrangler are atrocious. Seeing as it's Girl Scout cookie season, please upgrade.

Both the lights and the buckets pretty much suck.

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Dumb noob question, I hated the lights in my Avalanche so I replaced the bulbs with better ones. Is this not an option on the Jeep ??
It's an option, but a poor one. Look here:

Rallylight/Hella headlight upgrade install
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Hellas w/parking glow bulbs (I like the green eye'd lady look)




$100 and can huse 90/100w w/$100 wiring harness down the road (not that you'll *need* them).
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Hellas w/parking glow bulbs (I like the green eye'd lady look)




$100 and can huse 90/100w w/$100 wiring harness down the road (not that you'll *need* them).
Thats freaking sick :droolface: ... Props to ya nice.
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Nothing against it, really. You wanna run skittles headlights, hey...

For y'all wanting to upgrade your headlights and actually see stuff, and maybe not get beaten like a baby seal by law enforcement, see links above, posts #2 and #4.
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I don't exactly have a jk but a tj with a jk front clip so not sure if this will work for the "real" jks I used warns sdb-210 lights (around $500 so not very cost effective) made custom mounts and modified the stone guards to fit perfect. I didn't want a ton of kc daylighters like my other builds just one set that will switch from driving to offroad and be enough that I don't need anything else. There are plenty of cheaper 7" driving lights that would work,. On a stock jk a bracket can be welded to the Rad support.



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nothing against it, really. You wanna run skittles headlights, hey...

For y'all wanting to upgrade your headlights and actually see stuff, and maybe not get beaten like a baby seal by law enforcement, see links above, posts #2 and #4.
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Your rig looks tough, yo.

Nice work. Props go out to glue, also.
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Nice work. Props go out to glue, also.
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Nothing against it, really. You wanna run skittles headlights, hey...

For y'all wanting to upgrade your headlights and actually see stuff, and maybe not get beaten like a baby seal by law enforcement, see links above, posts #2 and #4.

Those are just the parking lights, there are H4's for lighting, jeeze.

And what color is your jeep, skittles by chance, at least mine is black?
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It's not just the bulbs...the DS/rallyelights upgrades provide focused light, which to me was important as the stock light units are sub par...I can't see why people pay 500 bucks for a muffler or 300 for a CAI but seem to balk at a full headlight upgrade....it's the best money I've ever spent on a mod.
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Yeah, Daniel stern lighting is the place to go. He's friendly, very knowledgable, and top notch customer service. Two thumbs up for him!

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