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Old 02-10-2013, 07:55 PM   #41
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Dont go 6000k. Its ugly, not to mention not as good visibility as 4.3 or 5k.
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Old 02-10-2013, 08:14 PM   #42
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Wait, can I put in a HID kit (from vvme.com) w/ ballasts into my projector headlights?
I want my lights to look semi-blueish, but wouldnt the HID be way too bright?
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Old 02-10-2013, 08:19 PM   #43
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Dont go 6000k. Its ugly, not to mention not as good visibility as 4.3 or 5k.
Well I just ordered them already and I want 6k to match my Angel eyes
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Old 02-10-2013, 08:25 PM   #44
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And believe 6k is just as much visibility as 5k it looks about the same as 5k bit with a small hint of blue
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Old 02-12-2013, 06:32 PM   #45
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Just ordered some Osram CBI bulbs. I love my lights and I think I deserve THE best bulbs.
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Old 02-12-2013, 07:54 PM   #46
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And believe 6k is just as much visibility as 5k it looks about the same as 5k bit with a small hint of blue
no it isn't, you lose at least 20%+ lumens.
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Old 02-12-2013, 07:55 PM   #47
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nah you don't deserve them jk jk lol
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Old 02-13-2013, 12:35 AM   #48
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Wait, can I put in a HID kit (from vvme.com) w/ ballasts into my projector headlights?
I want my lights to look semi-blueish, but wouldnt the HID be way too bright?
anyone?
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Old 02-13-2013, 02:40 PM   #49
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nah you don't deserve them jk jk lol
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anyone?
Alright, what year is your car?
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do you already have HIDs? if you do. just change the bulb. if not (facelift coupe with halogen projectors), then yes.
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Old 02-19-2013, 01:24 AM   #52
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Old 02-25-2013, 11:14 PM   #53
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Old 03-18-2013, 10:26 PM   #57
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Very Excited about my retrofit, All I have to do is adjust the projector while on the car and epoxy it in place. I will post before and after pics of my lights.

Currently I have the AL lights with single Xenon projector
V2 Angel Eyes
Morimoto 5k 35w Bulbs
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About to Retro the FX-R 3.0 projectors and may even upgrade to 50w, but that will be later on I will first enjoy these projectors on 35w.
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Ok so I finished mounting and aligning my driver side head light, One Down One to GO Here is a sneek peek of it.
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Done!

Ok so I just finished aligning the passenger side headlight, I think it looks amazing I LOVE IT, here is a pic of the final alignment. Now I just need to epoxy it in place and im all set.
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