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Old 10-25-2018, 08:12 AM   #1
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Greyhawk Headlight upgrade

I searched and only found info for this being done on the Senecaís.

Has anyone upgraded their bulbs on their Ford E450 headlight assemblies? HID or LED or even just repacking the stock bulbs with better output bulbs for better night time driving? I am picking up our 2018 Greyhawk on Saturday and already getting the mod bug! . But I do hear the stock headlights are pretty bad for night time driving, but sometimes itís due to the housing not being properly aligned by the Jayco after they have finished assembly of the motorhome.
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Old 10-25-2018, 09:55 AM   #2
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Has anyone upgraded their bulbs on their Ford E450 headlight assemblies? HID or LED or even just repacking the stock bulbs with better output bulbs for better night time driving? I am picking up our 2018 Greyhawk on Saturday and already getting the mod bug! . But I do hear the stock headlights are pretty bad for night time driving, but sometimes itís due to the housing not being properly aligned by the Jayco after they have finished assembly of the motorhome.


I replaced my headlight bulbs with LED lights two years ago, right after using my coach for the first time at night. It made a very big difference and is well worth the small expenditure. It is also an easy installation. The E450 uses H-13 replacements that can be found on Amazon, eBay and many other sites.
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I replaced my headlight bulbs with LED lights two years ago, right after using my coach for the first time at night. It made a very big difference and is well worth the small expenditure. It is also an easy installation. The E450 uses H-13 replacements that can be found on Amazon, eBay and many other sites.
Awesome thanks! Can you give me the brand info you bought.
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Awesome thanks! Can you give me the brand info you bought.
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It was so long ago, I do not remember the brand. I will say that you should purchase ones with the highest lumens with 3 or 4 sided LED mounts within the lighting unit. The more light, the better and brighter they will be. I would not go for the most expensive, either, because from my own personal experience, there is very little difference between brands - sometimes only money. As I said before, look up in Amazon and eBay, read the descriptions and you will educate yourself rather quickly as to the ones you wish to order. I paid less than $25 for mine. I hope this helps.
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I put Xenons in my Accord - they are excellent quality. They make H13s; if it were me I'd put these in:

https://www.xenondepot.com/H13-HID-K...D-p/xt-h13.htm
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Did you do the highs and low beams? No fog lights on this right? I might also add a high power LED kit for the front bumper cut out area.
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Did you do the highs and low beams? No fog lights on this right? I might also add a high power LED kit for the front bumper cut out area.


Here is a shot of the LED light bar I put in my cut out. Click image for larger version

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Here is a shot of the LED light bar I put in my cut out. Attachment 45090
That looks Great Did you need to fabricate a bracket for it or does it come with a built in bracket already. Any info you can send on that would be appreciated!!

I'm gonna research bulbs today and just go with anything i can get by tomorrow so that i can install them on Saturday when I take delivery. I have 1000 miles of driving to do and I'm already blind as a bat at night so hoping the leds will help.
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That looks Great Did you need to fabricate a bracket for it or does it come with a built in bracket already. Any info you can send on that would be appreciated!!

I'm gonna research bulbs today and just go with anything i can get by tomorrow so that i can install them on Saturday when I take delivery. I have 1000 miles of driving to do and I'm already blind as a bat at night so hoping the leds will help.


There is a flat bar with holes already drilled to mount it to. When you purchase a light bar, do so with a bottom, adjustable mounting system, not one mounted on the ends, and you can slide the mounting bolts to meet the two holes in the bar. Then simply tighten them down and wire connect the light. I used a 12V relay and wired it to the battery, and then connected power to the relay from my high beam wire on my headlight. Then connected the light to the relay.
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There is a flat bar with holes already drilled to mount it to. When you purchase a light bar, do so with a bottom, adjustable mounting system, not one mounted on the ends, and you can slide the mounting bolts to meet the two holes in the bar. Then simply tighten them down and wire connect the light. I used a 12V relay and wired it to the battery, and then connected power to the relay from my high beam wire on my headlight. Then connected the light to the relay.


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ID:	45091 This is the type mount you want on the light bar. Measure the bumper hole for the length of light bar you want (I think mine is 22Ē), and go for it.
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