My 4 Hi Brake Mod

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  1. Dylans95Chevy

    Dylans95Chevy I'm Awesome

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    Hello, just wanted to show my tail light upgrade over stock. I will be eventually ordering new housings and circuit boards. Got the 4 hi mod wired up today. Ill get pictures of the wiring later to show the hook ups. Ive also got 3357/3457 bulbs on order as well. Will be getting cree 18w led reverse bulbs later as well. I am using the stock circuit boards for now.
    Left is stock, right is both lit up.
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    Left is both lit up with bottom burnt out, right is both lit up again.
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    Ill add more pics of the wiring once I get the new bulbs here.
     
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    96k1500 Ballin on a budget

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    Several of mine did that factory
     
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    deejaaa I'm Not Awesome

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    this is on my list to do.
     
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    Dylans95Chevy I'm Awesome

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    Finished up the 4 hi brake mod today with 3457 bulbs. A lot brighter in person.
    Left Side wiring
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    Right Side wiring
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    Both sides brake lights on
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    Parking/Driving lights on
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    Brake light on
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    Turn Signal
     
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    Strouty Newbie

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    Looks great, what do you need to do to make this happen? Just add one wire and new bulbs?
     
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    laidbackbigun I'm Awesome

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    what if you don't have the circuit boards anymore?
     
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    Dylans95Chevy I'm Awesome

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    2 wires per side, positive for powering the high filament and then ground the 2 filaments. New bulbs aren't necessary but I needed new bulbs anyway
     
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    Dylans95Chevy I'm Awesome

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    I think with the non circuit boards, you use a 3 wire socket and tap the 3rd wire into the stock harness.
     
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    Dylans95Chevy I'm Awesome

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    New led reverse lights
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    I've never thought of this before, this is really cool!
     
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