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Re: [Healeys] LEDs should not be used for turn signal indicators?

To: "Ron Fine" <ronfineesq@earthlink.net>
Subject: Re: [Healeys] LEDs should not be used for turn signal indicators?
From: "sentenac.rw--- via Healeys" <healeys@autox.team.net>
Date: Sat, 22 Aug 2020 11:32:28 -0700
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I am guessing that it is related to the fact that LED lights don't
draw much current.  Maybe they don't draw enough current to activate
the original flasher.  I think it depends on current to heat a
bimetallic strip.  A solid state flasher should not care.


On Sat, 22 Aug 2020 10:53:25 -0700, you wrote:

>Can someone explain to me why Moss catalog says ? LEDs should not be used for 
>turn signal indicators?   I have already replaced my gage lighting with LED, 
>which work great but I don?t know why the turn  signal indicator green colored 
>light can?t also be an LED.  It is simply an on-off light that should not be 
>affected by the lower current draw.  What am I missing here?  I am using the 
>original flasher.   Thanks,   Ron Fine 61Bn7

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