Some reading here too..
Haven't read all of it myself, but after skimming, it'* pretty spot on. Please don't get anything too far above 6000k color temp or higher as well, it'* nothing but "glamour" and hurts performance. Anything past 7 is a joke IMO...
This is a shot from that page on a retrofit. Notice how bright it is up high where it wont hit the road, but other driver'* eyes. Not having proper cut-offs is dangerous as ****, not to mention illegal.
Razor sharp HID cut-off. They look blue from afar due to the cut-off bending light so hard @ the line. Some have more of the "rainbow" effect than others.
Adding projectors to your car will require cutting your headlights, and grafting them in. NOT an easy project, some people might take a spare set of headlights and add them to it for a price i'm sure...
'06 Vee Dub GTI 2 door Tornado Red
- 2.0 Turbocharged, Intercooled, Direct Injected, 6 Speed DSG, Underbody Aero, 17" Classix
- Moonroof, Bi-Xenon headlamps, Interlagos Plaid Sport Seats, 6 Disc In-dash, iPod integration, GTI Monster Mats (winter)
'93 Bonneville SE Purple Pearl H4U package - picked up June 23, 2003, Traded-in June 28, 2007...