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I just put in new amber LED parking and blinker lights. The parking lights work fine, but the blinkers have a problem. They light up and blink OK, but they blink really fast. Will this create a problem? Is it illegal? Thanks
 

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The speed of the flashing may be an issue in some states but the use and retrofitting of led lamps for any vehicle used on the road is illegal in every state.
Every led replacement lamp that fits a standard bulb base has a warning label on it expressly saying that it is for ‘off road use only’.

You have 2 possible solutions for you flasher speed problem. You can get a replacement ‘electronic flasher’ unit that uses a timer circuit and will make all lamps
blink at the correct speed or you can use a resistor to mimic the resistive load of the original bulbs. The companies that sell those lamps normally sell the resistors.
 

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What size resistor would I get? and how do I get it onto the circuit? sorry, I'm not too big on electricity.
 
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