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HID install problem #403204 Feb 17, 9:39pm Feb 17, 9:39pm
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HID install problem
I installed my HID kit a while ago. The kit is good, but the light beam is pointing down-wards and doesnt shoot out straight. I try to turn the light bulb here and there, and still couldnt get it right. It clips on the relgular metal clip thing that goes over the light bulb. I dont know wat is wrong...maybe fabricate it to go further into the tube? to make the light HID bulb closer to the front? dont know, help please!!! confused

Re: HID install problem [Re: SWEET] #403205 Feb 17, 9:45pm Feb 17, 9:45pm
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what kit do you have? is it a rebased h7 kit?


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Re: HID install problem [Re: Erick] #403206 Feb 17, 9:49pm Feb 17, 9:49pm
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Re: HID install problem [Re: Erick] #403207 Feb 17, 10:01pm Feb 17, 10:01pm
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^^^great tip try that, i just did mine today becuase after my crash the new lights were facing a lil too low.


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Re: HID install problem [Re: Eman] #403208 Feb 18, 7:16am Feb 18, 7:16am
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I had to re-aim my lights after installing HIDs, but just a little tho...

Re: HID install problem [Re: speed_celica] #403209 Feb 18, 7:20am Feb 18, 7:20am
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you need to use spacers too either hoolow out the stock ones or make some

i found after i did mine that the beam pattern was pretty clsoe it was just a lil high

but it i did have a crazy beam pattern in th eone cause i didn't have it in straight cause of the spacers


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Re: HID install problem [Re: drkramm] #403210 Feb 18, 8:04am Feb 18, 8:04am
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yup need spacers

Re: HID install problem [Re: vietnamese2004] #403211 Feb 25, 12:13am Feb 25, 12:13am
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um...what's a spacer?
Where do I buy it?
please inform how to use it with detail instruction, thanks.

Re: HID install problem [Re: SWEET] #403212 Feb 25, 5:45am Feb 25, 5:45am
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that lil black piece of plastic that attached to your stock bulbs that then attached to your stock wiring... thats a spacer its spaces you need to either hollow that one out or make your own if your having this much trouble with this concept you might wanna take it to a shop so you don't blow up your bulbs

im not trying to be a dick btw


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derek: do you know that non dairy cream is flamable
Jennie: ...derek..what did you do
Re: HID install problem [Re: drkramm] #403213 Feb 25, 9:06am Feb 25, 9:06am
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these things...

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Re: HID install problem [Re: vietnamese2004] #403214 Feb 25, 9:08am Feb 25, 9:08am
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Re: HID install problem [Re: vietnamese2004] #403215 Feb 25, 12:27pm Feb 25, 12:27pm
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lol those look much better then mine i had to custom make mine


hey thats a 20 minute phone call
"if i have seen farther it is by standing on the shoulders of giants"
derek: do you know that non dairy cream is flamable
Jennie: ...derek..what did you do
Re: HID install problem [Re: drkramm] #403216 Feb 25, 12:44pm Feb 25, 12:44pm
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where did he get those from?

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