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Old 07-26-2014, 05:38 AM   #1
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Which projector to upgrade to?

In short I am bored with my car, and I'm looking for a new project to work on. I did a quad projector setup in the past with OEM projectors and Morimoto H1s. It was awesome! My biggest complaints though were that the cutoffs never matched up perfectly and the alignment was slightly off. Also I noticed that my OEM xenon projectors were starting to get burnt. I may run quads again at some point but right now I'm just wondering what is a good projector to upgrade my OEM xenon headlights to? I want better output, but I don't want the retrofit to throw any codes or cause electrical problems.
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Old 07-26-2014, 05:44 AM   #2
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Some old photos of my previous setup.

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Old 07-26-2014, 09:15 AM   #3
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Yea I added the morimoto's in my highbeam bowls to make them quad but you can't level them higher to match with the oem light (at least in my experience)

For the projectors I would go with the FXR's, unless on the TRS forum they have projectors that can be retro'd the same way and brighter
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Old 07-26-2014, 01:12 PM   #4
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Not being able to level them is extremely annoying right. This next time around I want to setup to be nearly perfect.

I am really just concerned with the FXRs throwing codes when I wire them up. I have no problem cutting the inner headlight bowls because I kept the black set from the previous retrofit. I was just asking the question because I figure someone might have done it by now (and would've been willing to chime in). I guess I'll call TRS on Monday.

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Old 07-26-2014, 01:30 PM   #5
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No reason for any codes since your car is coded for xenon. If you have the bi-xenon option then just wire those trigger wires to the oem wiring and that's about it
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Old 07-26-2014, 01:49 PM   #6
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Awesome! Thanks.
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I've used Morimoto Mini H1 and FX-R. Really happy with both.
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We actually really like the EVO-X projector - that we sell - for the lows and the basic H1 Mini (also that we sell) for the high beam. if you take apart the mini, you can actually affect the pattern quite a bit.

We do match or beat any advertised price on projectors.
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