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Old 11-08-2012, 11:36 PM   #1
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Question about HID Fogs

I want to make my fogs HID as well. I was thinking about getting this kit. Does anyone know if I need to get the error eliminator and/or adaptor cables?

http://www.ddmtuning.com/Products/DD...ast-35W-or-55W
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Old 11-08-2012, 11:38 PM   #2
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No error kit needed but I believe you have to use the 35 watt kit. If you use the 55w you may run into issues
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Old 11-08-2012, 11:40 PM   #3
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Yeah you have to be careful of overloading you lcm. hopefully you only have 55's on your lows? Shouldn't need an error delete if you code the lcm. I bought mine from www.extremehid.com they have been amazing since day 1.

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Old 11-08-2012, 11:41 PM   #4
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I was going to get the 35w kit because I assume there would be too much heat produced with the 55w. how about the adaptor cable? no right cause the connector is 9006 to begin with?
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Old 11-08-2012, 11:47 PM   #5
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I put in a DDM tuning kit, less than 2 weeks later one bulb will fire but not stay lit. replacing with LEDs shortly. all HID fogs do is piss off the people you're driving at anyways.
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Old 11-09-2012, 12:15 AM   #6
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I was going to get the 35w kit because I assume there would be too much heat produced with the 55w. how about the adaptor cable? no right cause the connector is 9006 to begin with?
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Old 11-09-2012, 08:56 AM   #7
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DDM is crap and putting hid's in your halogen housings is illegal and dangerous to other drivers.
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DDM is crap and putting hid's in your halogen housings is illegal and dangerous to other drivers.
Correct me if I'm mistaken but I remember you replying to another thread your set up and you had 55w hid's for your fogs lol
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Old 11-09-2012, 10:42 AM   #10
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Just curios, what do you have set on your fogs now?
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Old 11-09-2012, 01:32 PM   #11
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i think he has piaa 9006 bulbs. 2000k or 2500k.. they are quiet bright..
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Nokya 2500k halogen bulbs

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^ are these plug and play? With no errors? I've been talking to the wife of getting yellow HID for the fogs but shops are charging about 100-150 for HID's 3k...can't really find a good reason to spend 100-150 on them but if they work for you and are really nice and bright I'll get them
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I want to make my fogs HID as well. I was thinking about getting this kit. Does anyone know if I need to get the error eliminator and/or adaptor cables?

http://www.ddmtuning.com/Products/DD...ast-35W-or-55W
You can also do this kit, no runs, no drips, no errors - and no eliminators needed.
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^ are these plug and play? With no errors? I've been talking to the wife of getting yellow HID for the fogs but shops are charging about 100-150 for HID's 3k...can't really find a good reason to spend 100-150 on them but if they work for you and are really nice and bright I'll get them

Running hid fogs will also mess up your LCM. The ones I had fried my on-board computer button on the left stalk.

Yea, they're regular halogen bulbs.
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Running hid fogs will also mess up your LCM. The ones I had fried my on-board computer button on the left stalk.

Yea, they're regular halogen bulbs.
No it won't. You may have had a cheap/bad kit - the factories can sometimes produce ballasts that have internal shorts in them or bulbs, but it's very very rare.
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