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Old 10-01-2010, 07:31 PM   #21
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The relay harness isn't required, just reccomended.
Ok, then I guess I'll keep it unless you want me to give it back? I can order a new one with my new kit.
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What'* the purpose of the relay harness again? Is it to prevent flickering when turning them on?
Yes, but most American/Euro cars provide enough juice. They're mainly for the thin wired Jap cars.
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I suggested in the above article that modifications be made to the stock housings if you plan to use them with HID'*. The simple truth is that the bottom reflector of the housing will shine light up into peoples' eyes. Paint that flat black and you eliminate a lot of the glare that pisses off oncoming drivers. You are a danger to those around you if you fail to make the necessary changes to compensate for the fact that your light output has changed.
I am gonna call this the money shot here.
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