Do I need a relay for light pods?

Do I need a relay for light pods?

If you are using a light pod that does not have a very large amp draw, you may not need a relay switch, but if you are using a larger LED light bar, they are a must have. To begin with, look at your relay switch and notice the four prongs on it marked 30, 87,85, and 86.

What is a pod light?

LED light pods are a great way to add additional spot, fog, DRL, and driving light to your personal vehicle or work truck. Light pods are easily mounted to trucks, jeeps, ATVs, boats, motorcycles, or other vehicles with ease.

What is a ditch light?

Ditch lights are mounted on the edge of hood of your truck, closest to the windshield. The LED ditch lights are typically a low-profile mount that allows you to mount a LED light cube or pod that doesn’t obstruct your vision during driving.

Are Black Oak LED lights good?

About Black Oak LED Originally launched out of the Advanced LED Research Center in Bradenton, Florida, Black OakLED has quickly gained a reputation for producing the highest performing, longest lastinglights on the market.

Will 100w bulbs damage my car?

No, it won’t affect.

Does LED headlight require relay?

Unlike standard xenon or halogen bulbs that can be used on a plug-and-play basis (meaning you can unscrew the old bulb and replace it with a new one), LEDs require additional components such as a relay or heat sink under the hood.

Why do you need a relay for LED lights?

Relays can be used to switch a low-current trigger to high current, switch a circuit on or off, reverse polarity, and much more. When adding LED lights, such as off-road light bars, driving/work lights, or other auxiliary lights to a vehicle, you must add a circuit to power the light adequately.

What are ditch lights used for on trucks?

Ditch lights are small (generally flood pattern) lights facing at roughly 45° from the front of the vehicle. The principle is to provide strong side illumination while navigating at night to keep an eye on the side of the road.

Where is Black Oak LED made?

Black Oak LED Is a family owned and operated company based In Sarasota, Florida. They have specialized in heavy-duty LED lighting for the past 4 years, and the family has been in the LED industry for over 12 years.