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I've replaced my Lows, Highs and Fogs with LED bulbs. I leave the fogs on so they are on when the lows are on. I have yet to be flashed by an oncoming car. The LED low beam has the same cutoff as the Halogen. I'm very happy with my results.
 

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lol, Pathfinder housings are not regular reflector housings. They are PROJECTOR housings, so while yes, anything is possible depending on the ride height of the oncoming car, but these housing will, in fact NOT spread an LED or HID (The SL's come stock with HIDs?) beam all over the place.
It all depends on the year, I believe 2017 and newer have projector housing, us older versions have halogen housing.
 

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It all depends on the year, I believe 2017 and newer have projector housing, us older versions have halogen housing.
OH! ok i did not know that. I have 19' which does have the projector housings, but a crap Halogen bulb i replaced and i have a VERY distinct cut off beam pattern like i did on my 17' Mustang with Projectors and HIDs.
 

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lol, Pathfinder housings are not regular reflector housings. They are PROJECTOR housings, so while yes, anything is possible depending on the ride height of the oncoming car, but these housing will, in fact NOT spread an LED or HID (The SL's come stock with HIDs?) beam all over the place.
Projector or reflector, that matters how? The whole assembly was designed to reflect the pattern of an incandescent lamp. Not an LED. Like you say, sure LEDs will work in them, but not as effectively as a whole headlamp assembly that was designed around the way an LED casts it's light.

I for one am so frikkin tired of getting blinded by ghetto'd out LED "retrofits" blasting light everywhere but where they should. #OldGrumpyGuyOut. LOL
 

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It makes a substantial difference, in light projection and cut off. Projector headlights are a completely different animal than a standard refector headlight.

I've attached a small article which sort of explains the difference in lens and why people are blinded when they install bright bulbs, due to reflectors lack of "focus" where projectors have special lenses that focus the beam which limit blinding while increasing quality of light.

With this being said I was unaware older models of my body style did not have projectors, so when you out these leds in them you will have a greater chance of blinding people.



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My 2017 pathfinder Sl bought new , and cane with projector and halogen bulbs , I can tell that I tried numerous led amazon bulbs and I can tell that none of the led bulbs worked on low beams , so I went with Hid Kit 55 from GTR Lighting with 6000 K , man I can tell that the difference is 200% better than halogens , they’re Litle bit spendy but I’ll tell u beam pattern is better than halogen , they come with lifetime warranty , I love them since over a year no issue , high beams I have led supernova V4 amazing beam pattern on high beam , and they match exactly same with lows and daytime running lights , fog lights are Hikari 6500k nice light output they all match , love them works amazing , now I seen that Gtr lightnin came with new Led bulbs which I seen YouTube reviewed them , tested on projectsr housing and they work and beam pattern same as Hids they will come for sale December 5 so I’m going to get a pair and give it a try on low beams
 

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My 2017 pathfinder Sl bought new , and cane with projector and halogen bulbs , I can tell that I tried numerous led amazon bulbs and I can tell that none of the led bulbs worked on low beams , so I went with Hid Kit 55 from GTR Lighting with 6000 K , man I can tell that the difference is 200% better than halogens , they’re Litle bit spendy but I’ll tell u beam pattern is better than halogen , they come with lifetime warranty , I love them since over a year no issue , high beams I have led supernova V4 amazing beam pattern on high beam , and they match exactly same with lows and daytime running lights , fog lights are Hikari 6500k nice light output they all match , love them works amazing , now I seen that Gtr lightnin came with new Led bulbs which I seen YouTube reviewed them , tested on projectsr housing and they work and beam pattern same as Hids they will come for sale December 5 so I’m going to get a pair and give it a try on low beams
can you please post the link of the lows and highs you bought?
 

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Here’s the link for Hid kit ,I went with 55 W 6000 K it’s pure white , this is the company/dealer I purchased mine it’s same as buying on GTR website so ur good whichever site u buy them , If ur Bying them for Nissan Pathfinder than the Hid bulb is H11B remember, call them before u order otherwise the regular Hid bulb h11 will not fit it needs to be H11B , hers the Direct link of Hid kit
Here’s the Link for supernova V4 this won’t matter so H11 6500 K they will be okay ,
It’s same company so Hid kit is 299$ USA but worth. At penny , and lifetime warranty, ur bulb fails all u do email the bad bulb they send u new one , LED supernova V4 is 169$ one of the best led bulb and matches with low Beam ,u can go same led with fog lights all take H11 , but since ur spending 169$ on supernova V4 for 199$ u can get the newest gtr lightning led bulb that just came out and they say it works on projector housing , I haven’t bought it yet since I’m happy white Hid Kit and warm up time is 8 seconds
Here’s the link of same website you tube Chanel of
 

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2014 PF SL had to adjust the light almost all the way down to get people to stop flashing their brights at me. So get the brightest you want, but just adjust the projector down if needed.
 

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2014 PF SL had to adjust the light almost all the way down to get people to stop flashing their brights at me. So get the brightest you want, but just adjust the projector down if needed.
Remember as an SUV you will always have people flashing their lights at you since you are higher than them on the road, especially if you change the stock bulbs. But hopefully that new alignment gives you some peace of mind now with the other drivers.
 

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Yes I agree my headlights were high from factory, but I did adjust them and there where they should be , haven’t had anyone so far flashing on me , yes SUV and pickup trucks are higher , I love my output right now , maybe one day I will get the gtr ultra series led bulbs and see how they perform on projector housing seems to work really good so will see and post when I buy them
 

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I bought these and they look nice. Will send a picture this evening.

SEALIGHT Scoparc S1 H11/H8/H9 LED Headlight Bulbs ,Low Beam/Fog Light ,6000K Bright White ,Halogen Replacement ,Quick Installation
 

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can you swap the complete headlight of 2017 or 2018 platinum trim to a sl trim , since platinum has led low beam from factory , and I think 2018 to 2020 are standard on sl models correct me if I’m wrong , but will wiring be the same
 

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