How much do you know about car headlights?

2018-03-17 14:46:52 Tuffplus 31

We know a car is made up of thousands of parts,we can't understand all these parts, but as owners need to focus on their maintenance replacement cycle.
The car headlights need to be replaced regularly.The most common car headlights are halogen lamps, xenon lamps and LED lights.Different headligh
ts have different working hours, and the brightness of the headlights will be reduced after a certain period of time, so it is necessary to check and replace them.
The equivalent of a car's eyes because of the lighting of the night driving.The performance of headlights will directly affect the safety of driving at night.If there is a lack of brightness, then it is necessary to replace the headlamp, and it is recommended to replace both sides at the same time so as to avoid the different brightness of the two sides.
Today, Tuffplus will explain the maintenance and replacement cycles of several headlight bulbs.

Tips: Changing the headlights doesn't have to wait until the lights are broken. You need to replace them when they are not bright enough or dark.

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Halogen lamps
At present, the lamps with the largest proportion in the sales model of the market, the cars under $4,0000 are usually equipped with halogen lamps.
Replacement cycle reference: halogen lamp life 500 hours, according to the personal use of headlights, 1 year or 20,000 km inspection replacement.
Replacement cycle solutions: ordinary halogen car headlights have a life span of 500 hours or less than 42 nights.According to this data, we can conclude
that if the headlights are open 24 hours a day, they can only be used for 21 days.Of course, the average person will not be able to burn the midnight oil continuously for a long time.
The average car owner, assuming that the average daily use of the headlights is 2.5 hours, then the replacement cycle of the headlights is 200 days

Xenon lamp
Xenon lamps are mostly available only in the middle and high-end models cars.
Replacement cycle reference: xenon lamp life of 1000-1500 hours, according to the personal use of lights, 3 years or 50,000 km inspection replacement.
Replacement cycle solution: xenon lamp has a service life of 1000-1500 hours, assuming an average of 2.5 hours per day, and the replacement cycle of the headlights is 500 days.If there is a lack of brightness, then it is suggested to change the lamp store professionally, choose high-quality headlamp brand, and upgrade to avoid safety hazards due to insufficient lighting.

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LED lamps
In 2008, audi first used LED lamps on A4. The era of LED headlights are come.In the past, the LED was equipped with high-end cars, and now the new middle and high models are also popular.
Replacement cycle reference: the LED lamp will live 20,000 hours, according to the personal use of the lamp, 5 years or 100,000 km will be checked and replaced.
Replacement cycle, the service life of LED lamp general in 20000 hours, that is to say, if you are open 24 hours a day then you can use for 800 days or so, of course, no one  will be 24 hours open headlight, so basic around 5 years LED lighting can check whether need to change.
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1.Changing headlights is not to choose expensive, should choose the model that suits own model, and xenon lamp refit has strict requirement to lighting system line, cannot be easily install.Insurance companies do not pay compensation if they cause problems such as spontaneous combustion.

2.Poor quality lamps have a short life span and cannot guarantee stable quality.Secondly, high quality lamps with good light, high brightness.Inferior headlights are not bright enough,focalization dispersion, range short, when overtaking, can let the driver to produce visual illusion, prone to accidents.In addition, inferior lamps and lanterns because of the seal is not strict, when rain or washing a car easy water, can cause fog in the lamp, serious will cause the line short circuit occurrence fire.Therefore, do not consider the inferior light bulb when changing the headlight or the cause of damage.

3.The car owner had better not to adjust the car lamp especially the high-grade car, some of the headlights of some vehicles with the move turn function, also do not try to adjust easily on your own.