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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-02-2009, 10:22 PM Thread Starter
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Update those Speedo/Tach Gauge Lights!

So on this $50 Thread on DoTheTon.com forum, there was a guy who was upset with the dim bulbs lighting up his speedo and tach. He found this LED set on eBay that is a direct replacement for these bulbs and was please with the results. Here is my summary of findings:

I bought a set of 5 LED bulbs from Hong Kong. They are a direct replacement of the bulbs that are originally in the gauges. They consist of 1 bright forward bulb and 4 smaller ones that shoot off to the sides.



This picture shows the size in reference to a stock bulb in mine.



These easily plop right in for a CB360, the dude said he had minor fitment issues with a CB450, but I had no trouble.

Anyway here are the results. The backlight is 5x brighter and has this really cool blue-ing effect that reminds me of my job (Cherenkov effect radiation).









In total I spent about $20 for the bulbs and swapping them out took literally 10 minutes max. Shipping from HK took exactly 7 days.



5pcs 5-LED Super White Ba9s 1895 T4W LED Bulbs Lights

This is the link to the product:
http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/ws/eB...=STRK:MEWNX:IT


Seller's Store (In case the link above expires):
http://myworld.ebay.com/ebaymotors/enkmall/
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Very nice upgrage.
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Looks good!! Thanks for the info.

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BTW here is a comparison shot the original author sent me (not my bike):

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I have many of these bulbs in stock at work. Led replacements for 1157, 3157, 194, etc.

Several different colors.

Call 815-744-7800 m-f 8am to 5pm and ask for Jack.
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