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    Hi guys, im currently converting every light in my car to leds im on to the rear lights now after doing all the others. Does anybody know which of the cluster lights work with leds and which will need a load resistor?

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    They're all on the bulb check system, so will all need resistors.

    Resistors won't stop the LEDs from flickering though when the check system performs its magic.

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    The only rear lights not checked are the number plate lights.

    LEDs on rear of vec might cause you a lot of dramas

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    Quote Originally Posted by Critch View Post
    The only rear lights not checked are the number plate lights.
    They are (hence why they flicker with LEDs) but don't put up a bulb failure message if one or both stop working.

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    im not overly bothered about the flickering but will be a pain sorting all those resistors ah well, ill have to buy a load of resistors as well then lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Danwells72 View Post
    im not overly bothered about the flickering
    The boys in a blue uniform and an MOT tester might be though.

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    My side lights flicker and also sometimes brings up bulb errors but it don't cut the current.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Dave View Post
    The boys in a blue uniform and an MOT tester might be though.

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