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Old 07-05-2019, 12:06 PM   #1
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Headlight Upgrades?

Quick search here couldn't find anything (although my search may have sucked). We have a 2017 40BH and I have trouble seeing at night and constantly have the high beams on to drive. Has anyone upgraded their headlights to something that actually works? If so can you please provide any guidance as it would be nice to be able to actually drive at night!

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Old 07-05-2019, 05:05 PM   #2
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2017 Berkshire XL - Headlights, Cameras???
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Old 07-05-2019, 05:16 PM   #3
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Hmmmm......

Have you recently had an eye exam? Trouble seeing in dim light can be a result of cataracts or macular degeneration among other things.
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Old 07-05-2019, 07:30 PM   #4
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Garrett,
The alignment on the headlights is pretty hit and miss from the factory. You’ve probably already looked at the threads on this as to how to check them, but it’s worth a look. They could be way off. Also, you’re sitting quite a bit higher than normal and that can have an effect. The link sent to you helps. I believe you can convert the type of bulb but not necessarily a simple swap out.
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Old 07-05-2019, 07:47 PM   #5
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Hmmmm......

Have you recently had an eye exam? Trouble seeing in dim light can be a result of cataracts or macular degeneration among other things.
This is a very common problem with motorhomes from a variety of manufacturers. Donít compare the lighting of your pickup truck to motorhome headlights.....they are not tested anywhere near the same.
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Old 07-06-2019, 04:46 AM   #6
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I did the 9011 1nd 9012 bulb upgrade. inexpensive and a big improvement. in this post-



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Old 07-06-2019, 07:30 AM   #7
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Mine suck at night too. I think they need to be aimed. I havenít looked to see how thatís done. Is it fairly easy to aim them myself?
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I went with HID's on my 2011. They work great!



They're plug & play, & available on Amazon. Match your current light bulb to the indicated kit.
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