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Sultan May 12, 2:56pm - #177178 

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HIDs and PIAA Bulbs Installed - Pics Inside...

5 pics -> please wait until they're all posted...

- Philips 4300K H.I.D. Kit
- PIAA Xtreme White High Beams
- PIAA Xtreme White Fog Lights
- PIAA Xtreme White Turn Signals
- PIAA Super LED Parking Lights
- PIAA Super LED License Plate Lights
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Sultan May 12, 2:57pm - #177179 

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Sultan May 12, 2:58pm - #177180 

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Sultan May 12, 2:58pm - #177181 

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Sultan May 12, 2:59pm - #177182 

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Sultan May 12, 3:03pm - #177183 

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Sultan May 12, 3:05pm - #177184 

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Appearance-wise they look much better imo, and the brightness is awesome at night - much greater visibility...

Let me know what you guys think - thumbsup
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trog2233 May 12, 3:09pm - #177185 

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looks great man...get all those parts installed soon thumbsup
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Gen7fan May 12, 3:34pm - #177186 
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looks sick thumbsup
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Sultan May 12, 3:38pm - #177187 

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Originally Posted by trog2233
looks great man...get all those parts installed soon thumbsup


I'm trying bro... engine bay pics coming soon - happywink
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vietnamese2004 May 12, 4:01pm - #177188 

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danm man, seems like you have an inventory with aall those parts.
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GreyStreet May 12, 4:31pm - #177189 

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Looks good! I'm just waiting for someone to stumble along this thread and start his "HID is the only way to go...anything less is crap..." speal

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RevMonster May 12, 4:44pm - #177190 

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Originally Posted by GreyStreet
Looks good! I'm just waiting for someone to stumble along this thread and start his "HID is the only way to go...anything less is crap..." speal


Dude, Sultan also installed PIAA bulbs for his other stuff. That makes his HIDs 1/4th as bright as stock lights. My flashlight is brighter. rofl

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00GTShope May 12, 5:04pm - #177191 

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sweet. can you take a picture of what they look like ahead?
On a wall or on a dark street if you can? thumbsup
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Sultan May 12, 5:14pm - #177192 

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Originally Posted by 00GTShope
sweet. can you take a picture of what they look like ahead?
On a wall or on a dark street if you can? thumbsup


I'll try to get some pics tonight...
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Virgilson May 12, 6:36pm - #177193 

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thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup
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Erick May 12, 7:34pm - #177194 

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Originally Posted by GreyStreet
Looks good! I'm just waiting for someone to stumble along this thread and start his "HID is the only way to go...anything less is crap..." speal


lollol I know who your talking about the dood from yesturday that got some people angry ..

anyways yah nice choice in color temp Sultan I need to get me some of those Piaa LED parking lights.. thumbsup

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mastro543 May 12, 8:10pm - #177195 

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nice thumbsup cant wait
to install mine

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Sultan May 12, 8:27pm - #177196 

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^^^
did you get the 4300K as well, or did you go higher?
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GreyStreet May 12, 8:59pm - #177197 

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Originally Posted by RevMonster
Originally Posted by GreyStreet
Looks good! I'm just waiting for someone to stumble along this thread and start his "HID is the only way to go...anything less is crap..." speal


Dude, Sultan also installed PIAA bulbs for his other stuff. That makes his HIDs 1/4th as bright as stock lights. My flashlight is brighter. rofl

Yeah I wasn't talking about Sultan
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Erick May 12, 10:19pm - #177198 

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yah I believe GreyStreet was talking about hurryhurry12345who posted this thread..
ondepot 6000K HID kit pics...


I had a hard time deciding if i wanted "HID/white" looking fogs or yellow fogs.. since I planned to turn my 6000k hids frown into fogs thumbsup
Anyways nicely done with the lighting Sultan Everything flows and matches real well. What kind of ballasts are you using??

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RevMonster May 12, 10:33pm - #177199 

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Originally Posted by GreyStreet
Originally Posted by RevMonster
Originally Posted by GreyStreet
Looks good! I'm just waiting for someone to stumble along this thread and start his "HID is the only way to go...anything less is crap..." speal


Dude, Sultan also installed PIAA bulbs for his other stuff. That makes his HIDs 1/4th as bright as stock lights. My flashlight is brighter. rofl

Yeah I wasn't talking about Sultan


Yeah I know, sometimes my sarcastic attempts at wit don't flow right over the computer tongue

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RevMonster May 12, 10:37pm - #177200 

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BTW Erick, either one would look awesome for fogs. Amber would give you the same look as the IS300 (which is sick), but 6000k would be sick too. thumbsup

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Sultan May 12, 11:24pm - #177201 

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Originally Posted by Erick
yah I believe GreyStreet was talking about hurryhurry12345who posted this thread..
ondepot 6000K HID kit pics...


I had a hard time deciding if i wanted "HID/white" looking fogs or yellow fogs.. since I planned to turn my 6000k hids frown into fogs thumbsup
Anyways nicely done with the lighting Sultan Everything flows and matches real well. What kind of ballasts are you using??


Philips bulbs and ballasts...
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Elec-FuYu May 13, 9:47am - #177202 
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piaa leds are awsome~ thumbsup thumbsup
did you have the diode or the quad?

i had both...the quad looks blue even when the box said pure white (not white with blue tint one)

the diode is beautiful pure white~ thumbsup

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Sultan May 13, 3:59pm - #177203 

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all diodes - grin
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CeLlYgT04 May 13, 9:29pm - #177204 

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Looks great! thumbsup
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mastro543 May 13, 9:56pm - #177205 

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Originally Posted by Sultan
^^^
did you get the 4300K as well, or did you go higher?

lol sultan i went much higher 8000k
but i get it in about a week or two
but i might give those to my bro and
order 12000k get a purpleish color
not sure yet but i might stick to the 8k
ill have them on by the end of the month

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RevMonster May 13, 9:59pm - #177206 

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^^^ Whoa... 12000k? I've never seen that on a Celi. If you are THAT serious about going purple though, I'd try to just find a S2K projector & HID kit.

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mastro543 May 13, 10:02pm - #177207 

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Originally Posted by RevMonster
^^^ Whoa... 12000k? I've never seen that on a Celi. If you are THAT serious about going purple though, I'd try to just find a S2K projector & HID kit.

Thats what i was thinking

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GraSSRooTs May 13, 10:14pm - #177208 

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Post some pictures as soon as the HIDs are installed, those stock ones you have in the pics look like shit IMO...


Linked Image Those look really bright, I like em. Can't wait to see your car once you have all that stuff installed though.

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Charles May 13, 10:53pm - #177209 

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they are nice, but i hear they are becoming illegal...especially when your lamps were not made for hids...makes them too bright and distracting to other motorists. is this true?
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Erick May 13, 11:07pm - #177210 

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they are illegal well least here in the US.. it is illegal to have HID's when your lamps were never designed to carry HID's.. since at times just sticking in an HID bulb will cause glare to other drivers.. spineyes

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mastro543 May 13, 11:08pm - #177211 

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Originally Posted by Charles
they are nice, but i hear they are becoming illegal...especially when your lamps were not made for hids...makes them too bright and distracting to other motorists. is this true?

they are illegal if used as an
aftermarket mod but i doubt that
a cop will stop you for it

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Sultan May 14, 12:15am - #177212 

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Originally Posted by mastro543
Originally Posted by Sultan
^^^
did you get the 4300K as well, or did you go higher?

lol sultan i went much higher 8000k
but i get it in about a week or two
but i might give those to my bro and
order 12000k get a purpleish color
not sure yet but i might stick to the 8k
ill have them on by the end of the month


you'll definitely get some nice color out of those but will sacrifice brightness. Stick with 8000K out of those two choices - I can't imagine how dim the 12000's will be...
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