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Old 07-21-2019, 02:49 PM   #1
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E350 head light upgrade?

Hi,

Ive got a 2005 ford E350 with some seriously terrible headlights.... they are the single unit sealed bulb and lens deal

I see alot of options on amazon, and it seem no matter what i do i need to wire in new connectors.

Anyone have some suggestions?

Preferably id like to get something from amazon or a big auto parts store.

Thanx for your help!
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Old 07-21-2019, 02:53 PM   #2
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From someone else on here. These look like a good deal...:
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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Hi,

Ive got a 2005 ford E350 with some seriously terrible headlights.... they are the single unit sealed bulb and lens deal

I see alot of options on amazon, and it seem no matter what i do i need to wire in new connectors.

Anyone have some suggestions?

Preferably id like to get something from amazon or a big auto parts store.

Thanx for your help!
check the ground connections on your headlights - a poor ground can give you very dim lights - my headlights were getting dim, so I decided to change them - turned out it was mostly a grounding problem
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Old 07-21-2019, 04:31 PM   #4
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You can clean the connection unit by a very simple (and inexpensive) means -- an emory board. They're usually <$1.00.
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Old 07-21-2019, 04:44 PM   #5
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I agree with the others/ The FIRST thing you'll want to do is clean the connectors, and replace IF necessary. Then clean the lens covers. You're looking at a couple of bucks. If that fails to produce the desired results, I'd probably consider an inexpensive pair of LED auxiliary lights.
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Old 07-22-2019, 12:28 PM   #6
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Hi,

Ive got a 2005 ford E350 with some seriously terrible headlights.... they are the single unit sealed bulb and lens deal

I see alot of options on amazon, and it seem no matter what i do i need to wire in new connectors.

Anyone have some suggestions?

Preferably id like to get something from amazon or a big auto parts store.

Thanx for your help!
Do not know if they make a version of these for your but look at big rig suppliers for a better example of what is out there. When you have a part number for a headlite you can search the number for the best deal. Have been waiting for these to go on sale and they finally did. $600 for a set with shipping
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Old 07-22-2019, 01:29 PM   #7
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From someone else on here. These look like a good deal...:
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...?ie=UTF8&psc=1
I second this option. I have them on my e450. they have fantastic light output with a very clean cutoff so oncoming drivers don't get blinded.
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Old 07-22-2019, 01:33 PM   #8
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Please donít get those super annoying bright lights! Every time I come across someone with those I want to run them off the road.
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Old 07-22-2019, 02:02 PM   #9
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Please donít get those super annoying bright lights! Every time I come across someone with those I want to run them off the road.
you want me to take a picture of how they look? just like any modern car with projector headlights. Not "bright" at all to anyone in the oncoming traffic lane.
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Old 07-22-2019, 02:09 PM   #10
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you want me to take a picture of how they look? just like any modern car with projector headlights. Not "bright" at all to anyone in the oncoming traffic lane.
Iím just grouchy. I have to say those bluish projector lights suck for those ahead. Why do you want to blind people in front???
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