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VSGTS14 Feb 18, 10:25pm - #106036 

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got PIAA lighting

just got my wedge and turn signal bulbs from Nopi Online and installed them... thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup grin grin

for the 1156, you have to sand down a small nub because it doesn't line up with the stock harness for the stock bulb...just sand it down with 100 grit and it'll fit thumbsup

they look awesome!!

I'll post pics when it gets dark out..
only bulb left to replace is the MTEC low beam with a PIAA Xtreme White Plus bulb thumbsup

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CeLlYgT04 Feb 18, 10:41pm - #106037 

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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
just got my wedge and turn signal bulbs from Nopi Online and installed them... thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup grin grin

for the 1156, you have to sand down a small nub because it doesn't line up with the stock harness for the stock bulb...just sand it down with 100 grit and it'll fit thumbsup

they look awesome!!

I'll post pics when it gets dark out..
only bulb left to replace is the MTEC low beam with a PIAA Xtreme White Plus bulb thumbsup


Sweet, can't wait to see some pics thumbsup
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spaztikid Feb 18, 11:37pm - #106038 
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cool... is PIAA that much brighter than MTEC?
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Chris McLean Feb 19, 12:17am - #106039 

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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
just got my wedge and turn signal bulbs from Nopi Online and installed them... thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup grin grin

for the 1156, you have to sand down a small nub because it doesn't line up with the stock harness for the stock bulb...just sand it down with 100 grit and it'll fit thumbsup

they look awesome!!

I'll post pics when it gets dark out..
only bulb left to replace is the MTEC low beam with a PIAA Xtreme White Plus bulb thumbsup


Awesome!! thumbsup im all PIAA right now and i love them...they look so nice!!
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CeLlYgT04 Feb 19, 12:19am - #106040 

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Originally Posted by spaztikid
cool... is PIAA that much brighter than MTEC?


I wondered the same thing confused
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Gen7fan Feb 19, 12:25am - #106041 
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Originally Posted by CeLlYgT04
Originally Posted by spaztikid
cool... is PIAA that much brighter than MTEC?


I wondered the same thing confused


ditto
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VSGTS14 Feb 19, 12:46am - #106042 

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MTEC lows
all the rest are PIAA
1869833151-Low Beams 2.JPG

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VSGTS14 Feb 19, 12:47am - #106043 

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VSGTS14 Feb 19, 12:47am - #106044 

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VSGTS14 Feb 19, 12:48am - #106045 

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PIAA highs
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VSGTS14 Feb 19, 12:49am - #106046 

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VSGTS14 Feb 19, 12:50am - #106047 

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PIAA high's are great...they light up so much

I just want all PIAA lighting...i can't compare the PIAA lows with MTEC lows until I get the PIAA..but i'll let you know thumbsup
as for now, i'm much happier not having those amber color bulbs and a different wedge bulb grin

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CeLlYgT04 Feb 19, 1:49am - #106048 

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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
PIAA high's are great...they light up so much

I just want all PIAA lighting...i can't compare the PIAA lows with MTEC lows until I get the PIAA..but i'll let you know thumbsup
as for now, i'm much happier not having those amber color bulbs and a different wedge bulb grin


They look great thumbsup
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Eyger Feb 19, 1:49am - #106049 

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Nice! The Celica headlights look beastly.

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PnOyGtS Feb 19, 1:54am - #106050 

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Looks cool!
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COLE Feb 19, 2:13am - #106051 

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those look nice
mine in sig are mtec lows
and piaa ion crystal fogs
bats h5 full headlight overlay

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Chris McLean Feb 19, 2:14am - #106052 

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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
PIAA high's are great...they light up so much

I just want all PIAA lighting...i can't compare the PIAA lows with MTEC lows until I get the PIAA..but i'll let you know thumbsup
as for now, i'm much happier not having those amber color bulbs and a different wedge bulb grin


do you not have corners w/ the new VS front?? I have PIAA wedge bulbs in my Clear Corners and they are great! thumbsup
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VSGTS14 Feb 19, 2:30am - #106053 

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Originally Posted by Chris McLean
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
PIAA high's are great...they light up so much

I just want all PIAA lighting...i can't compare the PIAA lows with MTEC lows until I get the PIAA..but i'll let you know thumbsup
as for now, i'm much happier not having those amber color bulbs and a different wedge bulb grin


do you not have corners w/ the new VS front?? I have PIAA wedge bulbs in my Clear Corners and they are great! thumbsup


nope, didn't need them anymore with the VS2 front thumbsup

I hated them anyway grin

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Elec-FuYu Feb 19, 9:08am - #106054 
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wut's ur PIAA high? Xtreme-White Plus?
my PIAAs:
1869833651-41I80139.jpg

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CeLlYgT04 Feb 19, 5:57pm - #106055 

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Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
wut's ur PIAA high? Xtreme-White Plus?
my PIAAs:


Pics please grin
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Elec-FuYu Feb 19, 5:58pm - #106056 
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Originally Posted by CeLlYgT04
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
wut's ur PIAA high? Xtreme-White Plus?
my PIAAs:


Pics please grin

pics for...? on car?

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VSGTS14 Feb 19, 10:29pm - #106057 

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high's are xtreme white plus
fogs are xtreme white

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LostAngel Feb 20, 1:04am - #106058 
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Sweet billy, loogs great!
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celicaTRDgts Feb 20, 1:10am - #106059 

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damn those are nice and brright...i need some high beams tongue

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Sultan Feb 20, 1:13am - #106060 

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I'm blind... grin

nice and quick upgrade if you don't wanna spend the cash on HID's - personally I think an HID kit is the way to go, that way you don't have to replace bulbs every so often
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Elec-FuYu Feb 20, 2:28am - #106061 
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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
high's are xtreme white plus
fogs are xtreme white

ic, i think the xtreme white plus is too yellowish tho..

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Evan Feb 20, 4:06am - #106062 

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PIAA = thumbsup

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se7enmodgt20 Feb 20, 4:34am - #106063 
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Originally Posted by Evan
PIAA = thumbsup
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cycocelica Feb 20, 5:09am - #106064 

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Looks ill man, i like it a lot
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SilverXtreme02 Feb 23, 2:49am - #106065 
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i heard the low beam bulbs from PIAA burn out your factory harness... thats what a guy who used to have a celica said.
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