Jeep Wrangler Forum - Reply to Topic
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > General Jeep Discussions > Off Road and External Lighting > Installed a set of Truck-Lite LED headlights on my TJ (TEST PICS)

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Thread: Installed a set of Truck-Lite LED headlights on my TJ (TEST PICS) Reply to Thread
Title:
  
Message:
Post Icons
You may choose an icon for your message from the following list:
 

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Additional Options
Miscellaneous Options

Topic Review (Newest First)
04-01-2013 09:52 PM
Ogre22 I just installed them on my Tj they are great. Now with the new head lights and my 50in light bar I was able to get rid of all the bumper and A post lights for a much cleaner look.
04-01-2013 09:40 PM
crawlin_archer Theres obviously a clearer white light which is good & the spread is good to. It has good quantity of light down range as well. The only issue I see with them is the foreground light. Most people mistake that having that huge bright spot right in front of you is good, when in reality it's bad. Your eyes will see the closest brightest area first & then dialate based on that distance & that in turn affects your down range visibility. This is something that HID manufacturers have been addressing in newer projectors which is called foreground limiters. Cause in reality when your cruising down the highway at night at 55mph why would you want to see something 10ft in front of you? Theres no way you can react & avoid it. For foreground lighting thats what fogs are for. Because fogs were designed to be used in adverse weather conditions which is when you should drive slower & visibility is bad so you need to see whats right in front of you.

I'm not bashing the lights by anyway, they are an obvious improvement over stockers & I want people to be able to see better for all our sakes. I'm just tossing that info out there for you & others to think about.
03-31-2013 11:51 PM
OhSixTJ high beam shots?
03-29-2013 10:12 AM
justin-branam
Quote:
Originally Posted by eboven View Post
the blacked out housings look a bit more aggressive, especially if you paint the headlight bezels black too.

Good to hear you're still happy with yours. I have painted my bezels black (first thing I did along with removing the chrome grill), since I really hate chrome, haha. What do you mean by "blacked out housings"? I know the reflectors have to be "chrome", but I didn't see any other options.
03-29-2013 08:22 AM
eboven I've been running the Truck-Lite Phase 7 LED headlamps for about 9 months now - I don't think I could be happier with them! The color of the light nearly perfectly matches high end HID systems, and the light pattern is very wide so you pick up the shoulder of the road and beyond much better than any other headlamp I've ever seen. I actually just got a compliment on how they looked just the other day too, the blacked out housings look a bit more aggressive, especially if you paint the headlight bezels black too.

Good choice in lighting!

03-29-2013 02:25 AM
BluravenR6 Looks awesome I m thinking about getting them for my jeep.....
03-28-2013 05:17 PM
justin-branam
Installed a set of Truck-Lite LED headlights on my TJ (TEST PICS)

First impressions are AWESOME! These things are much better than stock, and fit into my "LED lighting theme" of the rest of the stuff on my Jeep. I did some quick test pictures of the stocks vs the LEDs. While actually on the road, the LED lighting is a bit softer and blends in more than the test pics show, but they are still much brighter and throw a nice wide even pattern. They also illuminate right in front of the Jeep, which my stock ones did not do a great job of. I did notice one little hotspot in the middle, almost like a vertical squigly line, but other than that, I give these a 5 out of 5 rating (not taking the price into consideration). Install was super easy too. Took all of 5 minutes to do both lights. Straight up plug and play. I bought them off a guy on eBay for $440 shipped.

Note: I wanted this to be totally un-biased, so the test pictures were shot on full manual settings, and the settings were kept exactly the same for both pictures. This was inside a building, so there was no other lighting around. Didn't have anybody flashing their brights at me for the ride home, so they seem to be adjusted properly right out of the box.

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:40 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC