The advantage to the halogen lights is brighter illumination. The put a
lot more light through the small, low, red lens than the original 1057
Those of us who don't need dashboard lights because the headlamps of
closely following vehicles provide sufficient light for the instruments
want all the tail-light power we can muster.
The standard bulbs work fine; the halogens work better.
On Tue, 03 Oct 2006 10:11:59 -0400 bill king <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> And the halogen's are better why? This is not the space shuttle we
> are talking about here where every amp is precious and in most cases
> generator/alternator in the LBC is more than capable to put out the
> current to maintain the circuit's needs. Sounds like all the options
> have technical deficiencies or cost penalties. I'll stick with my
> Edison bulbs, they work fine.