AzBaja.com, Home of the VW Baja Bug  
Toggle ContentToggle Content
Toggle Content AzBaja Site info

Welcome Anonymous

Nickname
Password

Membership:
Latest: xbluegto
New Today: 0
New Yesterday: 0
Overall: 3573

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 221
Total: 221
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: AMAZON.com
02: AMAZON.com
03: AMAZON.com
04: AMAZON.com
05: AMAZON.com
06: AMAZON.com
07: Baja Forums
08: Baja Forums
09: AMAZON.com
10: AMAZON.com
11: Baja Forums
12: AMAZON.com
13: Baja Forums
14: AMAZON.com
15: AMAZON.com
16: AMAZON.com
17: Pictures
18: Baja Forums
19: AMAZON.com
20: Baja Forums
21: AMAZON.com
22: Event Calendar
23: AMAZON.com
24: AMAZON.com
25: AMAZON.com
26: AMAZON.com
27: AMAZON.com
28: AMAZON.com
29: Baja Forums
30: Baja Forums
31: AMAZON.com
32: AMAZON.com
33: Event Calendar
34: Baja Forums
35: AMAZON.com
36: AMAZON.com
37: Baja Forums
38: AMAZON.com
39: AMAZON.com
40: AMAZON.com
41: Baja Forums
42: Baja Forums
43: AMAZON.com
44: AMAZON.com
45: AMAZON.com
46: AMAZON.com
47: AMAZON.com
48: AMAZON.com
49: AMAZON.com
50: AMAZON.com
51: AMAZON.com
52: AMAZON.com
53: Home
54: AMAZON.com
55: AMAZON.com
56: AMAZON.com
57: AMAZON.com
58: AMAZON.com
59: AMAZON.com
60: AMAZON.com
61: Baja Forums
62: Baja Forums
63: Baja Forums
64: Baja Forums
65: AMAZON.com
66: Event Calendar
67: Baja Forums
68: Baja Forums
69: AMAZON.com
70: Baja Forums
71: AMAZON.com
72: Baja Forums
73: Home
74: AMAZON.com
75: Baja Forums
76: AMAZON.com
77: AMAZON.com
78: AMAZON.com
79: AMAZON.com
80: AMAZON.com
81: Baja Forums
82: AMAZON.com
83: Baja Forums
84: Baja Forums
85: AMAZON.com
86: Baja Forums
87: Baja Forums
88: Baja Forums
89: AMAZON.com
90: AMAZON.com
91: AMAZON.com
92: AMAZON.com
93: AMAZON.com
94: Baja Forums
95: AMAZON.com
96: Baja Forums
97: AMAZON.com
98: Baja Forums
99: AMAZON.com
100: AMAZON.com
101: AMAZON.com
102: My Account
103: Baja Forums
104: Baja Forums
105: AMAZON.com
106: Home
107: Baja Forums
108: My Account
109: AMAZON.com
110: Baja Forums
111: AMAZON.com
112: AMAZON.com
113: Baja Forums
114: Baja Forums
115: AMAZON.com
116: Baja Forums
117: Baja Forums
118: AMAZON.com
119: Baja Forums
120: Baja Forums
121: AMAZON.com
122: Baja Forums
123: AMAZON.com
124: AMAZON.com
125: AMAZON.com
126: AMAZON.com
127: AMAZON.com
128: Baja Forums
129: AMAZON.com
130: AMAZON.com
131: Baja Forums
132: AMAZON.com
133: Baja Forums
134: AMAZON.com
135: AMAZON.com
136: AMAZON.com
137: AMAZON.com
138: AMAZON.com
139: AMAZON.com
140: Baja Forums
141: AMAZON.com
142: Baja Forums
143: Baja Forums
144: Baja Forums
145: AMAZON.com
146: Baja Forums
147: Baja Forums
148: Baja Forums
149: AMAZON.com
150: AMAZON.com
151: Baja Forums
152: AMAZON.com
153: AMAZON.com
154: AMAZON.com
155: Baja Forums
156: AMAZON.com
157: AMAZON.com
158: AMAZON.com
159: Baja Forums
160: Baja Forums
161: Baja Forums
162: Baja Forums
163: AMAZON.com
164: AMAZON.com
165: AMAZON.com
166: AMAZON.com
167: Baja Forums
168: AMAZON.com
169: AMAZON.com
170: Baja Forums
171: Baja Forums
172: AMAZON.com
173: Baja Forums
174: AMAZON.com
175: Baja Forums
176: AMAZON.com
177: AMAZON.com
178: Baja Forums
179: AMAZON.com
180: AMAZON.com
181: AMAZON.com
182: AMAZON.com
183: Baja Forums
184: AMAZON.com
185: AMAZON.com
186: AMAZON.com
187: AMAZON.com
188: Baja Forums
189: Baja Forums
190: Baja Forums
191: Baja Forums
192: AMAZON.com
193: AMAZON.com
194: AMAZON.com
195: Baja Forums
196: AMAZON.com
197: AMAZON.com
198: Baja Forums
199: Baja Forums
200: AMAZON.com
201: AMAZON.com
202: Baja Forums
203: AMAZON.com
204: AMAZON.com
205: AMAZON.com
206: Baja Forums
207: Baja Forums
208: AMAZON.com
209: Baja Forums
210: Event Calendar
211: AMAZON.com
212: AMAZON.com
213: AMAZON.com
214: AMAZON.com
215: AMAZON.com
216: Baja Forums
217: Event Calendar
218: AMAZON.com
219: AMAZON.com
220: AMAZON.com
221: Baja Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!

Toggle Content GPS

Baja Forums -:- VW Volkswagen Bug, Baja, Bus, Sandrail and Thing -:- VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion -:- lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....)
Amazon Store

lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....)
Bug, Baja, Thing and Buggies. Most every thing that will not fit any any other area. See list of other Forums for better topic placement...Volkswagen General Discussion
Users browsing this topic: None
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page
View previous topic :: View next topic
Author Message
vindeta
Corporal
Corporal

vindeta

Offline

Joined: Apr 07, 2008
Posts: 104
Location: findlay, ohio
Karma: +2

Post Post subject: lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....)
Posted: Tue Jul 14, 2009 10:30 PM
Reply with quote

well im thinkin about the lights for my build and i just thought of...how many lights do i need??

as of right now im going to have a bug eye kit, and wide eye fenders, which i dont think thats going to look to hot, but for free i cant complain.

i might delete the two middle lights, somehow, recommendations??


i was going to use these 5" lights from chirco

www.chircoestore.com/c...s_id=11203


put 4 on the front bumper bar and maybe 2 on the back bumper bar.

there 55 watts, how bright is that?? like how would that compare to normal car headlights??

and then for brake lights i would use these

www.chircoestore.com/c...ts_id=1966

for blinkers im just going to use the amber version of the same light.

WHERES SHOULD I PUT THE BRAKE AND BLINKER LIGHTS IN THE FRONT???

on the back ill just put them on the bumper bar right next to eachother.

[img]http://i.ebayimg.com/05/!BTjthMw!2k~$(KGrHgoOKigEjlLmbZRpBKJEwWJiCQ~~_12.JPG[/img]


_________________
75 baja in pieces in the garage

\"horsepower sells cars, but torque wins races\" Caroll Shelby
Back to top
View user's profile
Preston
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

Preston

Offline

Joined: Nov 24, 2007
Posts: 1321
Location: Gilbert, Az
Karma: +18

Post Post subject: Re: lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....
Posted: Sun Jul 19, 2009 11:59 PM
Reply with quote

are you planning on making your baja street legal? of so you can not use offroad lights as headlights. what i did is took 2 7" light housing from offroad lights. and replaced the offroad beams with driving beams i picked up at Auto zone. very easy to switch them out and they work great!
as for turn signals in the rear i have stock vw bug signals but i put LED strips on the front and sides for my front signals:

here are the headlights and the signals mounted to them:


signals on the door (extra visibility when switching lanes on the highway Wink )


i got the orange LED strips from www.oznium.com they are VERY bright and waterproof and come with double sided 3M tape, the website offers many different styles but the ones i run are the "Flexible LED strips"

Hope this helps!


_________________
There goes another lug nut...
www.ProSeatz.com
www.drummondrace.com
www.patriotguard.org
My Bug: "SMOKEY" 1968 Baja, 1641 Dual Port
Baja Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=GwbJ9cuKk_c
My Hometown: Monroe, Wa
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail Visit poster's website
thunderklees
Private 1st class
Private 1st class

thunderklees

Offline

Joined: Oct 21, 2008
Posts: 70
Location: Apache Junction, AZ
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....)
Posted: Sat Jul 25, 2009 06:52 PM
Reply with quote

I have two headlights, three hids, and two hellas on the side.

MY baja

Back to top
View user's profile Visit poster's website
TheBeast
Private
Private

TheBeast

Offline

Joined: Jul 26, 2011
Posts: 33
Location: Prundale ca
Karma: 0

Post Post subject: lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....)
Posted: Thu Oct 06, 2011 07:57 PM
Reply with quote

hey preston can you explain to me how you replaced the offroad beams with driving beams

can u send me a link of what 7'' offroad lights you got to do this


_________________
Lifes a bitch an then you die
Back to top
View user's profile Skype
perrib
1st SGT.
1st SGT.

perrib

Offline

Joined: Nov 25, 2007
Posts: 3361
Location: Chandler
Karma: +51

Post Post subject: Re: lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....
Posted: Thu Oct 06, 2011 10:10 PM
Reply with quote

He swapped the bulbs. I think I did the same thing with my smaller 5" ones. The sevens would be much brighter as you can get the upgraded replacable brighter bulbs.

Back to top
View user's profile
wideopenmotorsports
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

wideopenmotorsports

Joined: Feb 16, 2009
Posts: 1345
Karma: +12

Post Post subject: lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....)
Posted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 02:01 AM
Reply with quote

I went a different route. 6" off road light (part number 0093100) then remove bulb and replace with sylvania H5006 dual filament (hi/low beam DOT approved). Standard and halogen available at most auto parts stores.

Back to top
View user's profile
MojaveRacer208
Staff SGT.
Staff SGT.

MojaveRacer208

Offline

Joined: Oct 13, 2008
Posts: 711
Location: Lake LA - SoCal Mojave Desert
Karma: +9

Post Post subject: lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....)
Posted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 05:25 AM
Reply with quote

Which brand is that part # for? Sounds like a better setup than the regular 7" buggy lights. Offroad lights usually have a somewhat better adjusting system than the buggy lights. And a 6" would fit in the fender holes better.


_________________
Richard
A.R.T.S. Off Road Race Tech Inspection
M.O.R.E. / MDR
Back to top
View user's profile Send e-mail
wideopenmotorsports
SGT. 1st Class
SGT. 1st Class

wideopenmotorsports

Joined: Feb 16, 2009
Posts: 1345
Karma: +12

Post Post subject: Re: lights?????? (headlights, turn signal, brake lights....
Posted: Tue Oct 11, 2011 05:32 AM
Reply with quote

www.kustom1warehouse.n...de=page324

Back to top
View user's profile
Post new topic Reply to topic Printer Friendly Page

 Topics   Replies   Author   Views   Last Post 
Normal
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Brake Drum 4 to 5
Brake Drum 4 to 5 without adapter plate
1 LittleBaja 1759 Re: Brake Drum 4 to 5
 Sat Oct 03, 2015 04:52 AM 
BugZyla.com View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Brake Drum 4 to 5
Brake Drum 4 to 5 without adapter plate
3 LittleBaja 1678 Re: Brake Drum 4 to 5
 Tue Sep 29, 2015 06:08 PM 
TINMAN View latest post
No new posts Events and Get Togethers World Wide led auto lights 4 Stella2015 2454 Re: led auto lights
 Wed Apr 08, 2015 03:03 PM 
Dalton View latest post
No new posts Events and Get Togethers World Wide This was a fun get together. Christmas Lights Tour
Not Baja's but a great idea for a Baja run
7 Yummi 4746 This was a fun get tog...
 Sat Dec 14, 2013 10:48 PM 
Yummi View latest post
No new posts VW Volkswagen & Baja Bug General Discussion Brake light switch?? 3 sandbuggy 2614 Re: Brake light switch...
 Sun Nov 17, 2013 08:21 PM 
sandbuggy View latest post
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You can reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You cannot download files in this forum

Toggle Content Picture Box

Toggle Content Great things to Buy

Toggle Content Other Sites

Toggle Content Parts - For your Car

If you see Errors please E-mail Eric (AT) AzBaja.com X XX XXX
azbaja.com Webutation

eXTReMe Tracker
XXXX
The logos and trademarks used on this site are the property of their respective owners
We are not responsible for comments posted by our users, as they are the property of the poster. Any use, commercial or educational, requires written permission from the author.
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy