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Should you get a car with LED headlights?

What are the advantages of LED headlights?

It may seem like LED headlights are all the rage, and that is certainly the case as you look through the current Mercedes-Benz lineup, but is there a reason for that? What are the advantages of LED headlights? We can go through all the advantages and disadvantages right here at Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale. If you want to check out some new Mercedes-Benz models in Scottsdale, AZ, then please click the link that we have for you below.

Are LED headlights safer?

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There was a time when people hated LED headlights because they were too bright. This is true, they can be really bright, but the actual reason why they seemed too bright is that people were installing them themselves and often adjusting them improperly.

LED headlights give you a much clearer and sharper view of the road ahead of you making them safer overall than other alternatives. Even the color is better, giving you a closer approximation of daylight than less modern alternatives.


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Are LED headlights more affordable?

Unfortunately, as with most technology improvements, the advantages listed on this page will come at a cost. For many brands, LED headlights are reserved as an option for higher trim levels because they are more expensive to produce.

Why are automakers switching to LED headlights?

Headlights with LEDs have some other advantages too. They can be made in multiple configurations opening up a myriad of design possibilities. They also are more power efficient which is another good bonus.

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Do LED headlights last longer?

For many, this will be the clincher. Unless an accident occurs, or some electrical fault happens, your LED headlights should outlast your vehicle. Under normal usage, you can expect decades of life in those LED headlights and taillights. That also means that your added cost should be a one-time cost.


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