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Plasma LED - RED - Complete Six Pack Replacement 1157 Bulbs - New ~ 1967 - 1973 Mercury Cougar / 1967 - 1973 Ford Mustang

Plasma LED - RED - Complete Six Pack Replacement 1157 Bulbs - New ~ 1967 - 1973 Mercury Cougar / 1967 - 1973 Ford Mustang - 10033
Plasma LED - RED - Complete Six Pack Replacement 1157 Bulbs - New ~ 1967 - 1973 Mercury Cougar / 1967 - 1973 Ford Mustang - 10033
Plasma LED - RED - Complete Six Pack Replacement 1157 Bulbs - New ~ 1967 - 1973 Mercury Cougar / 1967 - 1973 Ford Mustang - 10033
Plasma LED - RED - Complete Six Pack Replacement 1157 Bulbs - New ~ 1967 - 1973 Mercury Cougar / 1967 - 1973 Ford Mustang - 10033
Plasma LED - RED - Complete Six Pack Replacement 1157 Bulbs - New ~ 1967 - 1973 Mercury Cougar / 1967 - 1973 Ford Mustang - 10033
Plasma LED - RED - Complete Six Pack Replacement 1157 Bulbs - New ~ 1967 - 1973 Mercury Cougar / 1967 - 1973 Ford Mustang - 10033
Plasma LED - RED - Complete Six Pack Replacement 1157 Bulbs - New ~ 1967 - 1973 Mercury Cougar / 1967 - 1973 Ford Mustang - 10033
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    As seen on Gearz with Stacey David - After searching far and wide, to and fro, here and there...we finally found the best LED replacement bulb for your Cougar, Mustang and any other cars that use an 1157 taillight bulb. These new "Plasma" LED bulbs are significantly brighter and more efficient than your standard bulbs. This is a complete 6-pack of bulbs to replace all your Cougar, Shelby, or Thunderbird taillights. We also sell them in 2-packs for other vehicles, as well as 20 packs for those with a larger fleet.

    We're also told that these will work as replacements for 2057, 2357, 2397, and 7528 bulbs, but haven't tested ourselves to verify. Let us know if you find out!

    Applications: Stop lamps / Rear turn signals / Parking lights

    1967-68 Cougar owners: you're lucky; these will work in your car with no modifications. As you seen in the video, they work fine right out of the package whether you have the new and improved solid state sequential unit or the original mechanical unit.

    1969-73 Cougar owners: you will need additional equipment in order for these bulbs to function correctly with the sequential turn signals. See the chart below for what you'll need to have a fully functioning LED light system. (Click to enlarge)



    Specifics and Benefits:

    • 8W Dual / Double Contact Point Plasma & CREE LED Auto Tail Brake Light Bulb
    • Better efficiency than stock bulbs, headlights do not dim when applying brakes
    • Direct Plug-In Replacement; No socket alterations required
    • Brightness: 90 lumens (low), 200 lumens (high)
    • Current draw: 80ma (low), 300ma (high)
    • Life expectancy: up to 30,000 Hours
    • Completely fills the taillight reflector, illuminates red, not warm white like incandescent

    Overall Dimensions:

    • 2" (Length - Tip to Socket Bottom) X 0.75" (Diameter)
    • 1 3/8" extends out of the socket

    Additional Information:

    We should let you know that there is another bulb on the market coming from China and marketed on ebay that looks virtually identical to our bulb. We have tested the competitions' bulb and find that it looks and fits just like ours but the brake light function is noticeably dimmer. There has been some discussion on whether or not one might encounter some attention from law enforcement due to the shockingly bright brake light function of these bulbs. Based on our experience, our conclusion thus far has been that this should not be a concern. Here are some excerpts from NHTSA documents: DOT HS 811 127 and DOT HS 811 329.

    "Data suggests that failure to respond (or delay in responding) to a stopped or decelerating lead vehicle is generally a result of distraction, and in particular, improper allocation of visual attention. Thus, VTTI’s approach to the rear-end crash problem has argued that a successful rear signaling system would work to redirect driver visual attention to the forward roadway (for cases involving distracted drivers),"

    "Rated discomfort glare is closely related to rated attention-getting. It appears that it is necessary to accept somewhat greater rated discomfort glare to achieve greater attention getting. Here again, the result is the same as for earlier tests with incandescent lamps, which showed a near-identical ordering for discomfort glare and attention-getting for various enhanced rear lighting systems. "

    Once your eyes un-cross from reading that last part, check out our video below, comparing these new bulbs to the older LED tower bulbs, and the stock 1157 incandescent bulbs:



    Interactive image: Simply move your mouse over the image below to see a before / after comparison.


    Product Reviews
    Total Customer Reviews: 78
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    Reviewed On:
    10/15/2018 
    Author:
    Loren 
    Location:
    Virginia 

    Plasma LED 1157 Bulbs

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    Absolutely the best quality LEDs to use with the sequential tail lights. Tried other LEDs that usually burned out in a few days.

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    9/2/2018 
    Author:
    Spartycus 
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    For any Mopar guys

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    I put these in my 69 and 67 Chargers. I replaced the tail light bulbs and it worked with no additional work. If you replace more than the tail lights you will need a low load flasher. Well worth the money and takes the load off the alternator/battery quite well

    Pros:
    • Easy install
    • bright and less load
    Cons:
    • Getting out old screws
    Reviewed On:
    8/25/2018 
    Author:
    Keary 
    Location:
    Fargo, ND 

    Plasma LED Red in my 68 Cougar

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    WOW. I put 1 bulb in the middle left side and turned on the sequential for the left to compare. That middle light was significantly brighter. I had a car club meeting that night, and many of the members commented on the brightness of the bulbs.

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    8/23/2018 
    Author:
    Garry 
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    Yes, I'm stopping

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    All the claims are true. These are so much better. So bright they are easy to see even in direct sunlight. 3 for correctness just because they are not stock but I'd rather be seen than rear ended. Definately recommended for your Car.

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    Reviewed On:
    8/23/2018 
    Author:
    Tara 
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    LED Taillights

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    These are super bright, so there is no mistaking them and they were easy to install- just plug in and play

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