Both HID (High-Intensity Discharge) and LED (Light-Emitting Diode) headlight bulbs are excellent choices when it is time to upgrade your car or truck’s lighting system. LED will perform better in a reflector style headlight and HID will perform better in a projector style headlight.What is the life expectancy of an LED headlight?
LED headlights are known for their long-lasting capabilities. While traditional Halogen bulbs last for a significantly lesser period of time, LED headlight bulbs can last a few years, depending on how often they are used. At the same time, cheap LEDs may last only 3 months to a year.How are HID low-beam headlights different from the LED low-beam headlights?
Low-beam headlights are usually used in normal nighttime weather conditions. The main difference between HID low-beam headlights and LED low-beam headlights is that HID is a gas product and LED is a diode, it all comes down to what style headlight you have. LEDs project better in reflector housing with fewer glares on the road. HIDs offer better visibility in a projector headlight. LEDs usually illuminate the road ahead a bit faster than HID bulbs, and HID bulbs offer more choices for colors.How do I install Dodge Ram LED Headlights?
If you’re a Dodge Ram driver, you’ll want to check out Underground Lighting’s options for instantly updating and upgrading your Halogen bulbs with bright, modern LED headlights. In particular, our LED Low Beam Headlight for 2011-2020 Ram 1500/2500/3500 (non-projector Quad Reflector) is an excellent choice. Quick, easy installation makes the choice to switch a no-brainer.Which is the best headlight for night driving: HID or LED?
When you’re looking for the best choice in headlight bulbs for nighttime driving conditions, you want to be sure to choose one that is bright and dependable. Both LED and HID bulbs are excellent picks for replacing older, outdated Halogen bulbs that are usually factory installations. First you want to check what style headlight you have, as LEDs project better in reflector housing with less glares on the road. HIDs offer better visibility in a projector headlight. LED bulbs do offer a slightly higher intensity of the beam without as much of a glare. HID bulbs also feature compatibility with a number of aftermarket car and truck models.Can I replace HID with LED?
Yes, you can replace HID kit with the easy, “plug and play” installation process offered by Underground Lighting’s array of LED choices. No wires will need to be cut, adding to the simplicity of making this switch.Do HID lights draw more power?
Xenon Gas headlights, also known as HID (High-Intensity Discharge) bulbs, initially use more energy as your vehicle starts up, but that amount decreases significantly once they hit the performance temperature. What does this mean for your car or truck? Overall, HID headlight bulbs use a great deal less energy than stock Halogen bulbs, which also tend to look very dim and dull when compared with the bright light output of HID headlight bulbs.