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Old 05-02-2017, 11:07 PM   #1
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Friends - I want to replace the original lights on my 2015 Express. I do not want to go major replacement, I just need more light on the roads. What bulbs/methods do you recommend?

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Old 05-03-2017, 07:15 AM   #2
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Old 05-03-2017, 12:25 PM   #3
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I agree with Bill above - if you want a slight bit more you can try the HELLA Off-Road bulbs in the 100/80 watt version - I used them many years without problems before changing out to a different light assembly. Quality aftermarket auxiliary lighting is a better choice for increased lighting if you have the room in my opinion - or step up to a true quality HID system.

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a hid or led kit is the only real upgarde before a retrofit, problem is these 2015 plus rams are a nightmare for after market lighting
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Old 05-03-2017, 05:47 PM   #5
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I constantly find it amazing and aggravating how a fully loaded $60K Ram can have such pitiful lighting when a $25K RiceBurner (I own one too) can have exemplary 'landing-strip' quality lights .

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I think these are HID headlights on my Ram Limited. They are very bright!!
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Old 05-03-2017, 09:46 PM   #7
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To all that replied I really appreciate your suggestions.I am going to try a lesser price before committing to $$$ for a swap out. I am so used to the intensity of the lights on our Soul and Sorento that also adjust for angles that the base Ram is like using a candle in the dark. Had I know at the time of purchase that this was the case I would have upgraded models.I just liked the monochrome look of the express and it really was all I needed. Best v8 feel and power since I let my 70 442 w-30 go (stupid). I went with Sylvania so I will report back next week.
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To all that replied I really appreciate your suggestions.I am going to try a lesser price before committing to $$$ for a swap out. I am so used to the intensity of the lights on our Soul and Sorento that also adjust for angles that the base Ram is like using a candle in the dark. Had I know at the time of purchase that this was the case I would have upgraded models.I just liked the monochrome look of the express and it really was all I needed. Best v8 feel and power since I let my 70 442 w-30 go (stupid). I went with Sylvania so I will report back next week.
I have Sylvania Silverstar halogen bulbs in my Ford work truck, they're okay, better then the original bulbs!
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To all that replied I really appreciate your suggestions.I am going to try a lesser price before committing to $$$ for a swap out. I am so used to the intensity of the lights on our Soul and Sorento that also adjust for angles that the base Ram is like using a candle in the dark. Had I know at the time of purchase that this was the case I would have upgraded models.I just liked the monochrome look of the express and it really was all I needed. Best v8 feel and power since I let my 70 442 w-30 go (stupid). I went with Sylvania so I will report back next week.
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- My cheapo Kia got it right on lighting too...although our Rams are getting a little better .
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the factory hids in the forte sx are great as well.
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