Dodge Ram 1500 low beam LED headlights bulbs are popular in use on road and off-road driving for its high performance & luxury looking. if you choose to upgrade Dodge Ram 1500 low beam stock halogen or HID headlamps to LED headlight bulbs, it will help to enhance much more visibility at night driving, also make your SUVs more luxury and easier noticed by other drivers. It will make your driving smarter, safer, brighter and better.
If your Dodge Ram 1500 comes with halogen headlamps, you will find the light are quite dim, which make you hard to see in front, especially in bad weather or severe driving conditions.
Dodge Ram 1500 low beam LED headlights bulbs replacement will be necessary if you are looking for safer & better driving at night. Below we will show you how to install LED headlight bulb for 2016~ 2018 Dodge Ram 1500 low beam with halogen headlamps (for them, the high and low beam are different bulbs).
Bulb Sizes for Dodge Ram 1500 high beam headlight bulbs: 9005HL+, HB3, 9005LL, 9005. (for the vehicle with halogen headlamps);
For Low beam headlight bulbs, if the vehicle with projector-lens headlamp, low beam headlight bulbs: 9005 HB3, yet if the vehicle without projector-lens type headlamp, Low Beam Headlight Bulbs: H11, H11LL
Compatible vehicles for 2016 2017 2018 Dodge Ram 1500.
Firstly, here is a video to show you the comparison among Halogen vs HID vs LED headlight bulbs, which will tell you the exact differences and help you make smarter decisions.
Secondly, here is a video to show you the installation guide about how to install Dodge Ram 1500 LED headlights bulbs for low beam and high beam.
Thirdly, we will show you the installation steps as below by pictures and words:
Step#1: Open the hood, locate the plastic cover at the top as below shows. (the vehicle in the video is 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 with projector-lens type headlamp)
Step#2: Use a flat fastener removal tool to remove all clips like below and then remove the cover:
Step#3: Use a 10MM socket to remove the 4 bolts, then pull the grill out from one side to the other side.
Step#4: Open a latch under the headlamp housing which lose to the front tire as below by using a flat tool
Step#5: When you open the plastic latch, you will see a white clip as below shows, push it up to release.
Step#6: Pull out the headlight assembly and disconnect the stock bulb’s wiring connection.
Step#7: Remove the dust cover by using a 8mm socket to remove all screws, and then remove the wiring connection, locate low beam bulb, twist the bulb counter clock-wise and remove the stock halogen bulb out of the headlamp’s housing
Step#8: Connect LED headlight bulb’s connector by plugging it into the stock harness and here click noise.
Step#9: Align the tab, insert the LED headlight bulb into the stock headlamp’s housing and twist clock-wise to lock it.Please make sure the LED bulb’s led chips facing left and right by checking.
Step#10: Test the LED bulb by turn on the high beam switch to see whether it works. If it doesn’t work, please check the wiring correction or the LED headlight bulb that you have purchased is polarity version, if it is, please flip it and try to re-plug into the stock harness again to see how it works.
Step#11: When the test completed, and the LED headlight bulb works, then please reinstall back the dust cover, and the headlamp assembly.
Step#12: Pull down Step#5’s white clip to lock the assembly, For the other side, except no need to remove the air intake, the other procedures are the same. Finally install back the bolts, plastic covers too.
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Important Notice: Due to the limit space for headlamp housing, please check the aftermarket LED headlight bulb’s dimension before purchasing to make sure it can fit into the housing and the dust cover can be installed back.
High Beam Headlight Bulbs: 9005 HB3
Ram 1500 Low Beam Headlight Bulbs for the vehicle without projector-lens type headlamp: H11
Ram 1500 Low Beam Headlight Bulbs for the vehicle with projector-lens type headlamp: 9005 HB3
For more bulbs’ applications for 2011 – 2020 Dodge Ram 1500 trucks, please click below link by choosing different car’s year, sub-model and bulb type, and you will find the best LED bulbs options, easy and accurate search Dodge Ram 1500 LED lights bulbs.
Below we also show the bulb size for different positions for 2011 – 2020 Dodge Ram 1500 for your reference only, not 100% accurate, please check the owner manual or the stock lamp to double confirm it before purchasing. ( please search below bulb size directly at Alla Lighting for more product details):
Front Exterior Lights:
Low Beam Headlight Bulb for 2019-2020 Ram 1500 with halogen capsule headlamp: H11
High Beam Headlight Bulb for 2019-2020 Ram 1500 with halogen capsule headlamp: 9005 HB3
Front Fog Light Bulb for 2019-2020 Ram 1500 with halogen capsule headlamp: H11
Front Turn Signal Light Bulb( stock halogen type): 7444NA
Parking Light Bulb( stock halogen type): 7444NA
Front Side Marker Light Bulb: W5W (stock halogen version)
Roof Marker Light Bulb: 194NA
Rear Exterior Lights:
Back-up Light Bulb for 2019-2020 Ram 1500 with halogen capsule headlamp: 921
Back-up Light Bulb for 2019-2020 Ram 1500 with LED headlamps: 7440
Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb/Brake Stop Light Bulb/Tail Light Bulb: 3157K (OEM halogen)
3rd Brake Light Bulb: 921
License Plate Light Bulb: 194
High / Low Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2011-2012 Ram 1500 with 2 headlamps): H13 9008
Low Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2011-2012 Ram 1500 with 4 headlamps): H11
High Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2011-2012 Ram 1500 with 4 headlamps): 9005 HB3
Low Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2013-2015 Ram 1500 with projector-type headlamp): 9012/HIR2
Low Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2013-2015 Ram 1500 without projector-type headlamp): H11
High Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2013-2015 Ram 1500): 9005 HB3
Low Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2016-2019 Ram 1500 with projector-type headlamp): 9005HL+
Low Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2016-2018 Ram 1500 without projector-type headlamp): H11
High Beam Headlight Bulb (for the vehicle 2016-2018 Ram 1500): 9005LL
Front Fog Light Bulb (for the vehicle 2011-2012 Ram 1500 ): H10 9145
Front Fog Light Bulb (for the vehicle 2013-2018 Ram 1500 with VERTICAL shape fog lens): 9006
Fog Light Bulbs (for the vehicle 2013-2018 Ram 1500 with Horizontal shape fog lens): 9145
Front Side Marker Light Bulb ( stock halogen type): 3157A
Front Turn Signal Light Bulb( stock halogen type): 3157A
Parking Light( stock halogen type): 3157A
Rear Exterior Lights:
Back-Up Reverse Light Bulb (for the vehicle 2011-2012 Ram 1500 ): 921
Back-Up Reverse Light Bulb (for the vehicle 2013-2019 Ram 1500 without projector-type headlamps ): 921 W16W
Back-Up Reverse Light Bulb (for the vehicle 2013-2019 Ram 1500 with projector-type headlamps ): 7440 W21W
Brake Stop / Tail Lights Bulb (halogen/incandescent): 3157 or 3057
Rear Side Marker Light Bulb(halogen/incandescent): 3157 or 3057
License Plate Light Bulb: 194
Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb (halogen/incandescent): 3157 or 3057
Center High Mounted Stop Light/3rd Brake Light: 921
Please note, for above applications upgrade to LED bulbs, for all interior lights, fog light, 3rd brake light and license plate light, just plug and play, easy installation.
Yet for turn signal light, headlight, brake light or reverse light extra load resistors maybe required to avoid the signal hyper flash, flickering or error code.