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Old 02-02-2013, 11:17 PM   #1
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How do get better cut off on single Xenon lights

Hey guys, I just upgraded my aftermarket xenon bulbs to the 85122, night and day difference forsure.


I still feel like something is missing, i would like a sharp cutoff, something that my oem xenons lack. I currently have single xenon headlights (not bi-xenon) so I believe the xkw-r lenses will not work. What else could i do other then swapping out projectors to get a crisper cutoff.


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FXR retrofit.

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I would like to see my options before completely retrofitting new projectors
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I would like to see my options before completely retrofitting new projectors
Understandable, but if you're looking for the sharpest cutoff, nothing I've seen comes close to the FXRs.
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How hard is it to swap in AL projectors?
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I made a vid on how to do it
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I imagine you can use one of the clear 2.5" lenses out there. Maybe the FX-R lenses
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I imagine you can use one of the clear 2.5" lenses out there. Maybe the FX-R lenses
FX-R lenses are 2.5"?? I believe my lenses are 2.75", I was about to ask if AL bi xenon lense holders fit but it i can put clear lenses into mine that would be great!
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