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2kVeilsideGTS
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Sep 7, 4:43pm - #269107 
help with headlights! opinions please

I blew my passenger side night driving light. i need the 9005 to replace it i believe. now are MTECH's good or what kind of bulbs? are eurolites good? I can't find a good HID kit for 300 dollars so im stuck with getting MTECHs or Pia's or something so please give sites and or name brands

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2kVeilsideGTS
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Sep 7, 7:20pm - #269108 
nobody on here recomends any lights?

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Sep 7, 7:22pm - #269109 
i have PIAAS for both high and low and love them. MTECHs i hear are good too. cant go wrong with eitehr

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Sep 7, 7:24pm - #269110 
I got My McCulloch KID Kit For 310 shipped
and thats 10,000k you can get them for even
cheaper if you want some more performace out
of them such as 4000-5000k


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Polykarb
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Sep 7, 7:30pm - #269111 
My MTECHs are fine, handle them very carefully while installing them thumbsup


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robare99
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Sep 7, 7:47pm - #269112 
I have MTECHs I like how they look.

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Sep 7, 7:48pm - #269113 
i would just save up for HIDs

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00celica00gt
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Sep 7, 7:49pm - #269114 
Why do people buy HIDs? They cost so much and do not last nearly as long as regular lights.


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Sep 7, 10:55pm - #269115 
Here's a pic of my MTECH's I don't know if I got a "lucky" set or if they all look like that. I would rather put the $300 HID money towards a header... but that's just me.

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Sep 8, 9:56am - #269116 
heh, i already have a header though! i have about 300 dollars to pay off on my credit card and i have until january to mod my car so im getting my last mods for a long time:(. going to florida for college and my dad said he would pay my car payments while i was in school as long as i didn't mod my car anymore. he said spending 3 grand on veilside was stupid. personally i love the veilside but they haven't got my order right yet and i ordered it 6 months ago:(

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Sep 8, 10:34am - #269117 
i recommend PIAA extreme force, but then again, it's for your high beams. PIAA extreme white is good enough. MTECH is okay. whatevr you do, just don't get eurolite, they're like stock brightness...

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Sep 8, 10:52am - #269118 
damn, i need a good cheap HID kit...at least something with 1 year warranty and a name that people will back up

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Nov 5, 5:06pm - #269119 
www.xenondepot.com ...they're kits run about 350.00. thats about the cheapest u'll find unless you look on ebay, which is sometihng i wouldnt do.

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Nov 6, 10:05pm - #269120 
back from the dead..aaahhhhh


Originally Posted by pesho01
Question:
Whenever my car is at a full stop or even in park the RPM never sits on 0. what does this mean?
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Nov 7, 1:24am - #269121 
man rob that must be a 500+ dollar camera. those pictures are awesome

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Akita
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Nov 7, 5:19am - #269122 
Heh, so who else thinks that the headlight bulb retaining clips were designed by either
a) an octopus
b) a moron
c) someone with a twisted sense of humour

GOD DAMN those things are a pain in the backside!!!

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Nov 7, 8:29pm - #269123 
Originally Posted by fonz182
man rob that must be a 500+ dollar camera. those pictures are awesome


It's a Nikon Coolpix 4300, that's in 1024 X whatever mode. Yeah it takes awesome pics. Especially if I go up to 2272 X whatever. (it only gives the first resolution number for the size) Takes awesome pictures! grin

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Nov 7, 8:34pm - #269124 
Originally Posted by Akita
Heh, so who else thinks that the headlight bulb retaining clips were designed by either
a) an octopus
b) a moron
c) someone with a twisted sense of humour

GOD DAMN those things are a pain in the backside!!!


I would vote for a moron sitting at a computer who has never seen the car, and at best seen a headlight sititng on a table all by itself.

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Nov 7, 10:00pm - #269125 
d00de rob for a yellow car man! your car is dope looking man! I love it thumbsup

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Nov 8, 5:45am - #269126 
Just get Mtecs or PIAA dont spend your money on lights, spend it on something else!


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