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  Topic: 6v LED Headlights
vintagecarleds

Replies: 5
Views: 320

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Thu Aug 08, 2019 7:33 am   Subject: Re: 6v LED Headlights
I found this:

HELLA 002395031 Vision Plus 178mm H4 High/Low Beam Conversion Headlamp (Housing Only)
by Amazon.com
Learn more: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001G76Q2W/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_U_nfBsDb47S ...
  Topic: anybody successfully install LED H4 headlight bulbs?
vintagecarleds

Replies: 35
Views: 6810

PostForum: Beetle - Oval-Window - 1953-57   Posted: Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:59 am   Subject: Re: anybody successfully install LED H4 headlight bulbs?
Thanks for the kind words and feedback on our 6 volt kits. Cool
  Topic: anybody successfully install LED H4 headlight bulbs?
vintagecarleds

Replies: 35
Views: 6810

PostForum: Beetle - Oval-Window - 1953-57   Posted: Sat May 25, 2019 1:02 pm   Subject: anybody successfully install LED H4 headlight bulbs?

..any updates on the 6 volt system?
Thanks
Cheers Thomas

We will release them on our website in 1 week. Cool

When (or more like, if) these do come available, in a full 6v plug & play fa ...
  Topic: anybody successfully install LED H4 headlight bulbs?
vintagecarleds

Replies: 35
Views: 6810

PostForum: Beetle - Oval-Window - 1953-57   Posted: Fri May 24, 2019 10:29 am   Subject: anybody successfully install LED H4 headlight bulbs?
The video says your working on a 6V version. Any news on those? Thanks


Still working on 6 volt kits right now.

Long story short, we are making a custom wire harness that replace the headligh ...
  Topic: Headlight Plug Wiring
vintagecarleds

Replies: 6
Views: 216

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:09 am   Subject: Re: Headlight Plug Wiring
Glad everything got sorted out!

We would love a photo of the headlights in your beetle for our website.

Cheers-

Thomas
  Topic: LED Headlightsó Now High beams are wonky
vintagecarleds

Replies: 4
Views: 337

PostForum: Ghia   Posted: Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:25 am   Subject: Re: LED Headlightsó Now High beams are wonky
Please contact me if you need help diagnosing your wiring issue.

Most of the time, its a crossed wire as many of these old VW's have had modifications over the years.

We hand test each LED unit ...
  Topic: 1969 bug LED bulb conversion?
vintagecarleds

Replies: 25
Views: 6274

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:16 pm   Subject: Re: 1969 bug LED bulb conversion?
Let me know if you have any questions about our headlight products.

As for brake lights, I highly recommend these.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h1CRoPHe0fU

Paired nicely with this:
https:// ...
  Topic: My 67 Squareback
vintagecarleds

Replies: 500
Views: 19217

PostForum: Type 3   Posted: Mon Oct 01, 2018 8:17 am   Subject: Re: My 67 Squareback
there is someone here that sells LED bulbs that look stock. I haven't tried them and probably wont, as I live in the city and it's pretty lit up, but good option. He never did send me cut off pics ...
  Topic: New halogen headlights?
vintagecarleds

Replies: 10
Views: 588

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Mon May 14, 2018 7:19 am   Subject: Re: New halogen headlights?


I wish I could find 6v for my bug

We do sell a small 6 to 12 volt converter to run our LED's if you're interested.

I used it in my stock 1966 Beetle.

Email me for more information. Thom ...
  Topic: LED headlight longevity
vintagecarleds

Replies: 13
Views: 914

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Sat Feb 03, 2018 1:58 pm   Subject: Re: LED headlight longevity
Afternoon,

Thanks for the feedback guys, I would like to mention all of our kits do come with a lifetime warranty IF any issues occur.

We hand check and pack each unit before shipping out for st ...
  Topic: vintagecarleds - [email protected] - Thomas
vintagecarleds

Replies: 25
Views: 6944

PostForum: Buyer and Seller Feedback   Posted: Mon Sep 11, 2017 11:38 am   Subject: Re: vintagecarleds - [email protected] - Thomas


Needless to say as compared to the old these are incredible, wife loves them. Now need to do the same for my Superbeetle and 66 bug, does the mfg. offer six volt versions?

We do offer 6 volt ...
  Topic: led head light's
vintagecarleds

Replies: 60
Views: 4169

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:12 am   Subject: Re: led head light's
Why not post isocandela plots? Pictures aren't a good way to compare beam patterns and brightness (again, spend some time on candlepowerforums). Plots of Cibie, Hella, and Marchal H4 headlights are ...
  Topic: led head light's
vintagecarleds

Replies: 60
Views: 4169

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Jul 26, 2017 9:04 am   Subject: Re: led head light's


LOL - ok. The 944 pics I posted are from a phone

Okay, so ill just do the below with the same ISO setting.

Stock Sealed beam (What all U.S. Spec VW's came from the factory with)
Hella lens ...
  Topic: led head light's
vintagecarleds

Replies: 60
Views: 4169

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Jul 26, 2017 7:29 am   Subject: Re: led head light's
If you're looking to upgrade your headlights, candlepowerforums.com has an automotive lighting section with the most well-educated moderators and members on any type of headlight you could imagine. C ...
  Topic: led head light's
vintagecarleds

Replies: 60
Views: 4169

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Wed Jul 26, 2017 7:14 am   Subject: Re: led head light's
ahhhh - I was looking through the gallery pics. Definitely good for still looking like a normal headlight

how about some like this for some context?

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1672 ...
  Topic: led head light's
vintagecarleds

Replies: 60
Views: 4169

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Jul 25, 2017 12:21 pm   Subject: Re: led head light's
yeah - and last time you said you would post pics that didn't happen

again, none against a wall, none of the spread, none of the throw. They look nice so thats one part of the equation down, 3 ...
  Topic: led head light's
vintagecarleds

Replies: 60
Views: 4169

PostForum: Performance/Engines/Transmissions   Posted: Tue Jul 25, 2017 11:46 am   Subject: Re: led head light's
Ok, but you are primarily drag racing your car right? They are fugly - but probably cool on jeeps and mad max or fast and furious type cars.

I have no idea about that Vintage LED brand, I've n ...
  Topic: Headlight Questions
vintagecarleds

Replies: 5
Views: 432

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Jun 07, 2017 10:36 am   Subject: Re: Headlight Questions
I would love to see how they look. I've been looking at LED headlights. Found these plug and play from a member here.

https://vintagecarleds.com/shop/7-inch/vc3500-classic-kit/

Let me know if y ...
  Topic: Resurrection thread for my 1970 VW
vintagecarleds

Replies: 580
Views: 51750

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Jun 07, 2017 9:05 am   Subject: Re: Resurrection thread for my 1970 VW
Where can you get oem shift bushings now? I installed a Wolfsburg west about a decade ago and it still seems tight and no rattles.

Shift rod bushings?

My link above..

http://www.cbperformance ...
  Topic: Resurrection thread for my 1970 VW
vintagecarleds

Replies: 580
Views: 51750

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Jun 07, 2017 8:15 am   Subject: Re: Resurrection thread for my 1970 VW


So where did you find OE, and order the OE bushing?

OE VW Of Mexico?

http://www.cbperformance.com/product-p/111-701-259a.htm
 
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