Hella Headlight Bulbs

Hella lighting options produce a brighter light that increases visibility and less eye fatigue for drivers in all conditions. Whether you are looking to run on the road, the track or the trail, Hella has developed leading-edge technology for your vehicle’s lighting appearance and performance. H7 High Performance Bulbs are designed to replace 55w head light...  Read More

Tire Rack Helps Replace Headlights

If you are looking to replace headlights, shop by vehicle to see which lights work best for your vehicle. For example, the Intense White Bulbs from PIAA produce a more radiant white beam without any hint of blue. The bulbs have larger glass tubes that increase output while allowing the bulbs to burn at much cooler temperatures. Here is what one of our...  Read More

Looking to replace headlights?

When looking for aftermarket lighting options, Tire Rack gives you the option of choosing between three different product categories: headlight bulbs, accessory bulbs and lighting kits. With over 30 options from Hella and PIAA available in our head light bulbs category, we make it easy to select and replace headlights when you shop by vehicle. New bulbs can...  Read More

Kelvin Helps Pick Replacement Bulbs

The Kelvin scale describes the hue of a specific light source and can be helpful in determining what type of light works best for your needs.Aftermarket lighting options can improve the amount of light reflecting back to the driver, increasing visibility at night. Also, the lower the value on the Kelvin scale, the better a light will work in fog, snow or...  Read More

Benefits of Aftermarket Lights

Unfortunately, our need to see doesn’t end when the sun goes down.  With the risk of having an accident about twice as high at night as during the day, lights can play an important factor to your vehicle’s safety.Even though the lights of modern vehicles are typically sufficient to fulfill legal requirements, they can be added to or improved with an...  Read More

Ready to Upgrade Your Lighting System?

Enhance your Original Equipment lighting system with aftermarket bulbs. The decision to replace headlights not only upgrades the style of your current lighting system, but also increases your visibility while driving. An aftermarket lighting system can increase your margin of safety by outputting a brighter light than O.E. bulbs, reducing the amount of glare...  Read More

A bright idea.

Did you know we carry replacement bulbs? If you enter your vehicle’s year, make and model in our Upgrade Garage, we may have the means to illuminate your future, or at least a couple dozen feet in front of you. I have used a couple bulbs in the past. The PIAA Xtreme White Plus is by far my favorite, and the best bulb we carry.  Not only did my visibility...  Read More

How much do you know about the reflectors in your headlights?

When you think about aftermarket lighting, you think bulb. And while it seems to be that simple, replacement bulbs are actually fairly complicated. One thing often overlooked: the reflector, which directs any light emitted by the bulb through the lens. But, as with most aftermarket components, there are a variety of different reflectors out there. Take a...  Read More

Can't see? Might need to replace headlights.

It's unfortunate that head light bulbs can't last forever, Nothing seems to be more annoying than a bulb that burned out. It weakens your view, and has this weird way of making you feel silly as you drive.Make sure the front end of your car is always in perfect condition with a set of aftermarket lights that at least diminish the frequency at which you'll...  Read More

Aftermarket Lighting and the Kelvin Scale

Aftermarket lighting is about bulbs. But you have to know what bulbs you need in order to make an effective aftermarket lighting purchase. Scientifically speaking, a Kelvin is the unit of measurement used to describe the particular hue (color) of a light source. In this case, your headlight. Isn't all light white, you ask. Surprisingly, no. The higher the...  Read More

Come play in the Upgrade Garage.

As an online wheel shop, Tire Rack understands the importance of "try before you buy." We do everything we can to make sure that what you see on your computer screen is, in fact, exactly what you'll get. And we've created a virtual playground so you can literally try on wheels before you buy them. The Upgrade Garage takes your vehicle's make, model and year...  Read More

Did you put aftermarket bulbs on your Ford F150?

Aftermarket bulbs increase your margin of safety and enhance the appearance of your vehicle; so if you haven't put them on your F150 yet, you might want to consider the LED Tail Light/Third Brake Light Kit from Hella (shown). The kit includes two tail lights, a cab-mounted stop lamp and a complete set of installation instructions—and installation,...  Read More

Aftermarket Lighting 101

They're aftermarket bulbs. They light the road ahead of you. What's more to know? A lot, actually: • A headlight contains the bulb(s), reflector, lens and housing. Newer vehicles feature headlights with replaceable bulbs, however earlier vehicles have sealed-beam headlights where the filament, reflector and lens are combined in a single unit.• Replaceable...  Read More

Shine on with aftermarket bulbs.

Improve or enhance your Original Equipment lighting system with aftermarket bulbs. You'll increase visibility while driving, that's for sure, and update the style of your current lighting system. It makes your bulbs look good so you can, well...look down the road pretty good, too. Tire Rack offers a variety of aftermarket lighting products. Shop by vehicle t...  Read More

PIAA Xtreme White Plus Headlight Bulbs and Super Silicone Wiper Blades Improve Visiblity

I have been using the PIAA Xtreme White Plus Headlight Bulbs and also Super Silicone Wiper Blades on my vehicle for some time now. I found it difficult to see at night, especially in rainy conditions. The PIAA Xtreme White Plus head light bulbs offered me clearer visibility over my OE headlights and the PIAA Super Silicone Aftermarket Wiper Blades kept my...  Read More