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Old 11-03-2011, 02:56 PM   #1
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KC HiLiTES Fog Light Replacements

New to the forum and the jeep world and have a newbee question. If I buy the KC HiLiTES fog light replacements, can I replace the 55W bulbs with 100W without messing with wiring, fuses, etc.?'
These lights: KC HiLiTES 1131 - KC HiLiTES Replacement Fog Light for 97-04 Jeep Wrangler TJ & Unlimited - Quadratec
These bulbs: KC HiLiTES 2767 - Single Replacement KC 100-Watt Bulb - Quadratec

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Old 11-03-2011, 03:09 PM   #2
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I've seen people do it on much cheaper lights, so I don't see why not.

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Old 11-03-2011, 03:19 PM   #3
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A long time ago I tried it and the extra heat from the bulbs melted the internals. Also they were too bright for street use. (They were probably KC clones.) So it was a short lived experiment for me.
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Old 11-03-2011, 04:32 PM   #4
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I've ran 100w xenon bulbs in my kc's for a couple years
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Old 11-03-2011, 04:44 PM   #5
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Thanks for the info! I only use them in foggy conditions or bad visibility situations, so I'm not too worried about being too bright as long as I can see.
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