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Love dodge trucks but one thing that bugs me are the head lights at night. They are just not bright enough ,,anyone have ideas for brighter bulbs ? including the driving lights that work well.

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I have the stock lights/bulbs, but retrofitted lights seem to be the consensus as far as better illumination is concerned.
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I went with GTR Lighting, awesome kit and very easy to install. Had mine installed in about 2 hours
Here is the kit that I used with the 9006 bulbs
http://www.gtrlighting.com/35w-canbu...onversion-kit/

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Love dodge trucks but one thing that bugs me are the head lights at night. They are just not bright enough ,,anyone have ideas for brighter bulbs ? including the driving lights that work well.

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I agree 100%. I'm still annoyed that a $52k truck still has halogen headlights in 2014... I know some people have hade luck with HID conversions, but many have a lot of issues, and I'm not prepared to spend that kind of money for a lot of problems. It seems like LED bulbs are the way to go, but I am having a hard time determining if they will work with our projector housings as opposed to the quad light setup. There is this thread http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread.php?t=170968 that talks about LEDs, but I cannot get a straight answer on whether or not they will work with our setup. Perhaps you can post in that thread too. The vendor that posted that thread is very bad about answering questions. I did call them and got somebody on the phone that wasn't particularly bright, so I had no faith in what they told me. Good luck, and report back here if you find out any good info.
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Yeah, they're not very good. I noticed that when I leveled the truck it helped somewhat as they now project a little higher. Try bumping them up some... or, as mentioned, HIDs are probably the best solution.
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The projector lights in my 2014 seem to be aimed way too low. Dealer is a ways off so have not been back to get him to re-aim. I believe if they were aimed higher they would be fine. The brights seem OK.
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Does anyone know how to adjust the projector headlamps? Does any one know where to get a shop/repair manual for a 14?
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they are adjusted at the factory with 1000lb in the bed, so when you are empty, they point way low. you need to raise them up a bit.
I will do mine in a few days.
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I have 2014 Big horn, and I do not have any issues with the brightness of headlights on my RAM
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