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Old 03-08-2010, 10:38 PM   #21
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Sorry I missed your reply, I would go with a 35 watt they are really bright on the DDM kit, I ordered 55 watt 10,000K and they sent 35 watt balasts but the light output is better than my old 35 watt kit and very white even at 10,000K

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8000K will look blue when you look into the projectors but white on the ground, if you are doing projectors which I really reccomend

5000 is slightly yellow, 6000 is more white

you have a single bulb, not the dual (9007 where high and low are in one bulb), I would keep you halogen highs, and would not put HIDs in the fogs unless you get new housings with projectors

HIDs in fog light housings will be very blinding to other drivers
It'* all good man. I'm planning on a 6000K kit for the lights. I wanna do the fogs as well for when I go upstate. I usually don't drive when fogs on. That'* the only reason why. I go upstate every year and it gets pretty dark up there. I wasn't planning on doing projectors yet since I don't have the money for them. So I was going to do the HIDs now and purchase the projectors later on. I know it'* not the normal thing to do. But thanks for the information. That'* all I needed to know.

Oh and one last thing. On DDM'* page, there'* 2 different kinds of kits. Are there any significant differences between the 2?
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I went with the cheaper ones, they are better than any other kit i've had, which is like 3 or 4
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I went with the cheaper ones, they are better than any other kit i've had, which is like 3 or 4
that'* all I needed to know. For $35, you can't go wrong. How was the setup? I've never done an install and I'm planning on doing it myself. A shop around here (which I know the owner of) wanted $300 for the install of the headlights and fogs. I mean, it can't be that difficult right? Please say right. haha
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Nah, just need to plug balasts into the headlight connectors, then plug the balasts into the bulbs

I would reccomend getting the relay harness so they won't flicker out when you are starting the car when they are on auto
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I just re-read your post and have another question. Like I said previously, I go upstate a lot so that'* the reason why I want to change the hi-beams to HID as well. It gets really dark up there, especially where I go. How would I go around to doing that? I also looked for the relay harness and couldn't find anything. I feel like such a newbie right now .
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They have a relay harness on DDM, if not Ebay is good

You would do the same thing for the highs, another kit and a relay harness wouldn't be as critical for them but is still a good idea
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They have a relay harness on DDM, if not Ebay is good

You would do the same thing for the highs, another kit and a relay harness wouldn't be as critical for them but is still a good idea
I feel like maybe I'm going blind? lol. Is this what you're speaking of? http://www.ddmtuning.com/index.php?p...=133&parent=94 . So you're saying I would have to buy another kit for the highs? And you're saying I wouldn't need to buy another harness as well? I'm really sorry if I sound completely clueless right now.
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Yep thats what you need, I would use a relay harness on the lows and fogs, not really needed on the highs

yep for each bulb you want to change to HID you will need a balast and bulb so you will need 3 kits to change everything

9006 for the lows, 9005 for the highs, and 880 for the fogs IIRC
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Yep thats what you need, I would use a relay harness on the lows and fogs, not really needed on the highs

yep for each bulb you want to change to HID you will need a balast and bulb so you will need 3 kits to change everything

9006 for the lows, 9005 for the highs, and 880 for the fogs IIRC
I just added all 3 kits to my cart on DDM and the total without the harnesses is only $90. Still a great price for 3 separate kits. Add 2 other harnesses, and I'm looking at about $150. I think I'm going to order them piece by piece. Thank you for all of the help. I hope to order me up a pair of projectors for the heads soon. Any suggestions as to what type? I was over at HIDplanet and I was seeing all different kinds of projectors that are out there.

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I like Acura TSX projectors, they can be a little pricy but they are good projectors, I think there is a set of ClubGP for about $180 + shipping right now, but you can find them on Ebay for pretty decent prices
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