Thread Rating:
  • 7 Vote(s) - 3 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
LED Running Lights
A while ago I bought some of these LED strips to use on my motorbike, but never got around to it:

Today, after wiring up my towbar, I noticed that the gap underneath the headlights looked just about the right thickness for these LED strips so dug them out of their box.
Sure enough the LED strips are a nice tight fit between the bottom edge of the headlight and the top of the bumper; no other fixing would be required. I put one in and wired it up the battery. It was a bit bright here today but I think you can see the strip under the headlight.

Does anyone know of a switched live wire anywhere near the headlights that I could wire these up to?
How much is the fish?
Looking good
If you are going to use them as Daytime Running Lights then they have to be wired so that they are only on when the ignition/engine is on.
They must be off,or dimmed,when sidelights and,or headlights are on.

There are various cheap relays available on ebay for this purpose.
2010 XTR in black with bells and whistles

[Image: 5A50i.jpg]
[+] 1 user says Thank You to XTR for this post

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)
Welcome, Guest
You have to register before you can post on our site.



Search Forums

(Advanced Search)

Latest Threads
Running on chip oil
Last Post:polar
Today 04:07 AM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 12
Poor cold startup 1.9
Last Post:Top drive
Today 12:24 AM
» Replies: 40
» Views: 1081
2004 Berlino Aerial
Last Post:brodfather11
Yesterday 10:48 PM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 35
Washers not working
Last Post:Lighty
Yesterday 09:09 PM
» Replies: 11
» Views: 304
Reverse light switch prob...
Last Post:Col
Yesterday 07:22 PM
» Replies: 12
» Views: 263
2005 2.0 HDI Siemens pump...
Last Post:Woodyrvf750
Yesterday 07:05 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 32
Fuse is burning all the t...
Last Post:fernandoblas
Yesterday 05:23 PM
» Replies: 12
» Views: 417
HELP! Smashed passenger w...
Last Post:Sootyfoot
Yesterday 04:31 PM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 74
Diagnostic "gear" / Softw...
Last Post:cancunia
Yesterday 04:19 PM
» Replies: 15
» Views: 619
Berlingo Parts
Last Post:malgpz900
Yesterday 10:20 AM
» Replies: 1
» Views: 91

Locations of visitors to this page