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Old 11-19-2012, 08:37 PM   eBay Motors  #1 (permalink)
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Map lights reading lights lamps

Ok I retrofitted my reading lamps map lights with LEDs. But when you energize them with the button they are dimmer than if you energize them with the dimmer switch is there a work around to get the full intensity of my led when each lamps button is depressed?
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Old 11-19-2012, 11:53 PM   eBay Motors  #2 (permalink)
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Have this same problem. Don't know what causes it sub'd to see if someone knows.
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Old 11-22-2012, 09:08 AM   eBay Motors  #3 (permalink)
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ttt I am wanting to put LED's in mine also. Any ideas??
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Old 11-22-2012, 09:13 AM   eBay Motors  #4 (permalink)
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Is your truck in drive. My leds are dimmer when in drive.
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