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Installation of Car Lights without Professionals Support

Night time driving becomes safe if all the driving lights are working properly. These are helpful in enhancing the peripheral vision, forward and backward view. If you are interested to add an additional set up lights in the front area of car, we provide guideline to know how to install your own driving light.

Selection of Light:

Long pencil beam and widespread lights are perfect to use. Though there are many brands but select the most reliable company. Driving lights require high wattage. There are three basic driving light LED, HID and halogen. Each type is responsible to emit a specific range of light. HID are more expensive than halogen, however the beam of HID is brighter.

What is your Requirement?

First of all, select a peaceful and suitable place. There are many states where it is illegal to mount a light. After knowing the rules, you can buy your favorite light to attach to facade fender. Many lights have a kit with fitting hardware, wiring loom and two lights. You can purchase halogen lights within 50 dollars but a kit can be purchased in almost 500 dollars. LED’s are more expensive and have two lights. The range starts from one hundred dollar to 1500 dollars. Contrary to this, HID are the classiest lights and the range starts from 500 dollars up to 2000 dollars just for a single set.

In case the driving lights are without wiring loom, you have to buy from automobile store by paying up to 25 dollars. It is possible to assemble a fuse, dash board switch and a T-piece connector to get access to battery and dashboard switch.

How to Fit the Light

In order to fit the light, here are the easy to follow steps:

  • Select a place to adjust switch on the dashboard. Whenever the high beam is turned on, the switch will start functioning. There is a small compartment in most of vehicles to mount additional switches. In some cases, you have to drill a hole in the car’s dashboard.

  • Avoid the hot spot of engine. Drill small hole to mount the new relay. Use a ground wire to the chassis from relay. Make sure that connection is completely safe and secure.

  • Use a wire from dashboard terminal with the help of firewall towards high beam wire on the head lamp of the vehicle. For joining the wires, T-piece connector is used.
  • Now run the suitable wire through a wire wall to the dashboard switch. Connect the wire from the relay to car’s driving light. Each and every light contain a wire connector to the chassis. Use the battery wire from the main relay towards battery and fix a fuse in the mid section.

  • Check the driving lights and switch on the dashboard switch.

  • If the lights are properly working, fine-tune the light beam. It is best to complete the process at night time so that the visibility and position of light can be checked properly. Invite your friends and enjoy a long drive with a powerful beam of light.

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