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Old 08-26-2018, 02:37 PM   #1
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Anyone switched to LED Headlights?

I'm contemplating a switch to LED headlights on my 2006 Sportsmobile Sprinter.. I've never loved the illumination capacity of the Sprinter low beams, even the upgraded halogen ones. And, as you all know, the bulbs tend to get bounced around and burned out fairly quickly. LED seems like a better idea, but I'm wondering if there are any downsides I haven't anticipated -- the way the replacement kits fit, for example. Anyone made the switch?

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Old 08-26-2018, 02:58 PM   #2
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3+ years ago I switched to Truck-lite 5x7 LED and couldn't be happier. But this is on my E350

2001 E350 PSD w/ a bunch of stuff.
And had three other E350s...
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Old 08-26-2018, 03:01 PM   #3
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Forum search is your friend. LEDs in general blast, but don't throw forward. Problem is getting the focal position to work with existing generally doesn't....But there are lots of posts....
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Old 08-26-2018, 09:06 PM   #4
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My Express has the sealed beam units and I did switch them out for LED. Significant improvement, but the bar had been set pretty low by the factory units.
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w/ Quigley 4x4 & Agile Fox shocks
Sold 2005 E350 Chateau
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Old 08-27-2018, 11:23 AM   #5
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Send me an email to and we can see what's available for your application.

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Old 08-28-2018, 04:02 AM   #6
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Send me an email to and we can see what's available for your application.

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Good idea--Scott has taken headlights to another level--really impressed with his progress and offerings!

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