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Old 03-07-2009, 10:54 PM   #1
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Replacement fog lights?????

I want to get new fog lights to replace factory fogs but would like to just replace the lens and bulb to make them brighter if that is an option, or an inexpensive replacement unit. Any help would be appreciated. Just starting the mod process and trying to stay small at first so wife doesn't FREAK

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Old 03-08-2009, 12:08 AM   #2
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you can get a set of hella 500's for cheep.

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Old 03-08-2009, 12:29 AM   #3
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+1 on the Hella 500's.

If you want to use your stock wiring, here's a more expensive option. KC Hilites 1132 - KC HiLiTES Replacement Fog Light for 05-06 Jeep Wrangler TJ & Unlimited - Quadratec
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Old 03-08-2009, 04:00 PM   #4
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the factory fogs are hella if i get a different bulb will that make much of a difference??
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Old 03-08-2009, 04:03 PM   #5
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try 65watt Sylavania Silver star bulbs. Even the 55w I put in made a big difference...$40
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thanks think ill try that
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Old 03-08-2009, 06:17 PM   #7
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Any chance you can snap a pic of the wires behind the dash for the fogs. So i know what to look for when i take the dash apart again this weekend?
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here is a link to modify stock fogs Jeepin.com: Getting more light from your factory fog lights . I know its not wrangler specific, but I saw a thread somewhere the otherday with the same basic principles for the wrangler fogs.
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Old 03-09-2009, 05:39 PM   #9
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I installed these the other day
IPF 900xs driving lights. got em used for $175

low beams:

low beams WITH driving lights on:

Driving lights only:

install was very simple, I just had to slightly enlarge the factory fog light holes on the bumper, and they came with its own relay and harness.
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here is a link to modify stock fogs Jeepin.com: Getting more light from your factory fog lights . I know its not wrangler specific, but I saw a thread somewhere the otherday with the same basic principles for the wrangler fogs.
thanks sounds easy enough gonna try it as soon as wife gets home with MY jeep ket you know how it goes this could be one of those free mod threads if it works
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thanks sounds easy enough gonna try it as soon as wife gets home with MY jeep ket you know how it goes this could be one of those free mod threads if it works
Did the mod took about 30 minutes for both was way too easy and is like night and day THANKS
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put piaa h3 bulbs in whoaaa there great
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no prob, glad I could help out!

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