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Forum: Lighting Forum 10-28-2008, 06:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 532
Posted By stef80
A bad connection

A bad connection
Forum: Lighting Forum 10-24-2008, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By stef80
A 55w bulb that is also painted blue is going to...

A 55w bulb that is also painted blue is going to be much dimmer than your stock bulbs.
Forum: Lighting Forum 09-28-2008, 05:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 676
Posted By stef80
Maybe the reason for the damage is that you used...

Maybe the reason for the damage is that you used your factory wiring to feed the ballasts.
You should have used an extra wiring harness to take power directly from the battery.
This is what you can...
Forum: Lighting Forum 09-19-2008, 06:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,032
Posted By stef80
It is a difficult and complicated procedure but...

It is a difficult and complicated procedure but the result is going to be much much better than the p46.
Forum: Lighting Forum 09-03-2008, 08:06 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,077
Posted By stef80
To me it doesn't look good. There is definitely...

To me it doesn't look good.
There is definitely something wrong with the bulb seating in the right projector.
Try to make it sit flush in the bulb base.
Forum: Lighting Forum 07-09-2008, 05:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 553
Posted By stef80
Why is the capsule black?????????

Why is the capsule black?????????
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-27-2008, 02:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 672
Posted By stef80
It is really simple my friend. It is obvious...

It is really simple my friend.
It is obvious that your driver side headlight has to be lowered and moved a lot to the right.
The passenger side headlight could be raised just a little to meet the...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-22-2008, 06:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 644
Posted By stef80
Given that he wants them brighter, 6000 or 8000...

Given that he wants them brighter, 6000 or 8000 is not an option
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-14-2008, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,170
Posted By stef80
You can also use something like Osram Hyper that...

You can also use something like Osram Hyper that are around 80w, or Philips extreme at 55w just to avoid possible problem with the increased wattage.
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-14-2008, 06:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,170
Posted By stef80
With 100w bulbs you take the risk of frying your...

With 100w bulbs you take the risk of frying your factory wiring and even melting something in your headlight(too much heat).
At least use a relay harness that takes power directly from the battery...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-14-2008, 06:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 725
Posted By stef80
1)Yes you will get the bulb out warning and maybe...

1)Yes you will get the bulb out warning and maybe flickering too. They may not even work. You will need a reflash or the capacitor mod.
2)If they are bi-xenons you will not loose you high beam. Just...
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-11-2008, 02:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,490
Posted By stef80
No! you can remove just the cable that connects...

No! you can remove just the cable that connects your factory wiring with the ballast and work at home.
It is very simple.
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-11-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,490
Posted By stef80
Why don't you try them without the capacitors at...

Why don't you try them without the capacitors at first.
And if they have a problem install the caps.
Forum: Lighting Forum 06-11-2008, 01:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,206
Posted By stef80
This seems as if something has gone bad.... I...

This seems as if something has gone bad....
I hope I am wrong
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-20-2008, 06:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 926
Posted By stef80
If you haven't changed your bulbs since 2001 they...

If you haven't changed your bulbs since 2001 they must have coloshift and their color temperature should be higher.
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-09-2008, 07:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 757
Posted By stef80
As far as the color is concerned they are fine. ...

As far as the color is concerned they are fine.
But I was shocked by the awful light distribution produced by these projectors.
Hot spots and lack of evenness and width. I guess I got spoiled since...
Forum: Lighting Forum 05-09-2008, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 757
Posted By stef80
If you fire each headlight alone you will see...

If you fire each headlight alone you will see that the color of them is the same but when they are on at the same time the left overlaps the right and hides its color.
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-22-2008, 11:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 852
Posted By stef80
Do the capacitor trick. Easy and cheap.:thumbsup:

Do the capacitor trick. Easy and cheap.:thumbsup:
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-15-2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 507
Posted By stef80
Why do you mind if the ballast isn't exactly the...

Why do you mind if the ballast isn't exactly the same?
It should have the same d2s plug for the bulb.
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-06-2008, 07:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 546
Posted By stef80
I haven't tried it personally but I think it...

I haven't tried it personally but I think it should work.
I would try it.
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-05-2008, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 546
Posted By stef80
Here is another similar topic ...

Here is another similar topic
http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.php?t=244010&highlight=flickering
Forum: Lighting Forum 04-05-2008, 07:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 546
Posted By stef80
Try the trick with the capacitors that is...

Try the trick with the capacitors that is described here
http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthread.php?t=539292&highlight=4700
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-08-2008, 07:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 37,505
Posted By stef80
And if I take it a step further I could cover up...

And if I take it a step further I could cover up most of the intense part left for the 55w beam and claim the difference is minimal!(Which is not the case but when you play with photos you can alert...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-08-2008, 07:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 37,505
Posted By stef80
The comparison you do isn't fair since you...

The comparison you do isn't fair since you compare the most intense part of the beam pattern with the 55w and the less intense for the 35w.
I am not saying there is no difference but look how less...
Forum: Lighting Forum 03-04-2008, 12:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 635
Posted By stef80
I believe that at the moment your bulb is...

I believe that at the moment your bulb is installed like this
http://imageshack.gr/files/y66qrxvk5jsnt8o5331v.jpg (http://imageshack.gr/view.php?file=y66qrxvk5jsnt8o5331v.jpg)

You should make it...
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