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Old 11-07-2007, 08:09 PM   #1
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I've been thinking about this for awhile now, but lastnight I finally decided I need to do it. I want brighter lights bulbs. Now what I'm stuck on is this, I don't know if I should go with HID'*, Projectors ( hoping a BC member post how he did it ) or just get Silverstar ultras. Now I don't know what would be better off. SoI'm asking you guys what would you do? and can you give me some pros/cons on each one.

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well the Silverstar is your easiest option

the projectors will be custom and you will need projector housings, and some time to retrofit them ( this is one on my adjenda as i have GM Projectors and just need some time)

HID'*...dont think about doing them without a Projector housing
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Were did you get your projectors from?
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Were did you get your projectors from?
you have to 100% make custom mounts and mold them into the stock lights housings.

you can buy projectors from Ebay but i HIGHLY suggest reading on this forum first.

www.HIDplanet.com
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bandit are you suggesting I shouldn't go with projectors?
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bandit are you suggesting I shouldn't go with projectors?
no im saying that id you want to do HIDs it is HIGHLY recommended to use projectors

If you just want a LOT brighter light them stock, then get some HIR bulbs i can give you info on that if you want, i use them
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The fastest and easiest bang for the buck id Silverstars. I put them in my 2000 SSEi in about 5 minutes. The difference was noticable. Far better than the stock lights I had.

HID may be brighter and "better" in the long run, but the customization to install them will take a bit. It all depends on how much time and $$ you want to spend.
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You can also put the high-beam(9005) in the low-beam(9006)side and get about 70% more lumens of light. I did this to my car and it made a big difference in the light out put.

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Do the Silverstars last as long as stock bulbs. Do a lot of driving at night through the woods and would like brighter lights. Also has anyone tried the Hella brand?

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I love the Silverstars, I have some in mine and the wife'*. Very huge difference over stock. Half the time the oncoming traffic think I have my brights on.
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