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mv6845 Sep 3, 2:56am - #41744 
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What kind of lights?

I have a 02 GT with all the options. I am looking to get bright lights, like the GTS. Bright white or blue, what brands are out there, easy to install. Advice anyone.
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UFCELI Sep 3, 2:58am - #41745 

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You can either get HIDs or buy the mtecs from the ecelica store...id say go w/ the mtecs thumbsup

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[b]MTECs[/b] Get MTECs ... [image]https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/thumbsup.gif[/image]
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Satoshi Sep 3, 3:29am - #41747 
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mv6845 Sep 3, 3:31am - #41748 
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Where can i get HID's???
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VSGTS14 Sep 3, 3:36am - #41749 

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if you want to spend a nice amount of money for some SUPER bright lights...then buy HID's...

if you want something way cheaper but MUCH brighter than stock...MTEC bulbs or PIAA bulbs.

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mv6845 Sep 3, 3:40am - #41750 
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So I should get the MTEC h7 low headlights, h3 high beams, and 9005 lights.
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VSGTS14 Sep 3, 3:43am - #41751 

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Originally Posted by mv6845
So I should get the MTEC h7 low headlights, h3 high beams, and 9005 lights.


yea dude...get whatever you want grin

I have PIAA highs with PIAA fog light bulbs and MTEC low's...the PIAA are BRIGHT.

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jgmx Sep 3, 4:31am - #41752 

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i think HID now are illegal, if you buy em aftermarker, arent they??

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Satoshi Sep 3, 5:10am - #41753 
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hey, HID is illegal?
2003 model come with HID!

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Stun Sep 3, 5:17am - #41754 

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www.misterjung.com

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VSGTS14 Sep 3, 5:21am - #41755 

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Originally Posted by Satoshi
hey, HID is illegal?
2003 model come with HID!


there is a law that non DOT approved are illegal...
obviously the ones that come on cars are not illegal...
it's some of the aftermarket ones...

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Satoshi Sep 3, 1:56pm - #41756 
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Originally Posted by VSGTS14
Originally Posted by Satoshi
hey, HID is illegal?
2003 model come with HID!


there is a law that non DOT approved are illegal...
obviously the ones that come on cars are not illegal...
it's some of the aftermarket ones...

i got it..

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Evan Sep 3, 3:20pm - #41757 

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like they said, it really comes down to what you want to spend. If you have some cash, everything is second best to HID. If you don't have that kind of cash, PIAA or MTECS (I've heard) are good. I have PIAA and I'm very happy with them.

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Gen7fan Sep 3, 3:27pm - #41758 
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I have MTECs and I love them!! Bright white with a soft blue tint, Fantastic!!!
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ArchV Sep 3, 10:57pm - #41759 
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Just out of curiosity, I've never changed headlight blubs, is it an easy / quick process? Is it possible to screw something up easily?

I read the install section on how to replace the bulbs, but it's difficult to imagine without pictures. Then again, owners manual might have pictures (since there was a page reference), but I haven't checked yet.
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ArchV Sep 3, 11:10pm - #41760 
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One more question about lights... what's a good site to get ...

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... those tail lights?
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Spread Eagle Sep 3, 11:38pm - #41761 

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Originally Posted by Gen7fan
I have MTECs and I love them!! Bright white with a soft blue tint, Fantastic!!!


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IcEd blUe Sep 4, 12:16am - #41762 

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Originally Posted by ArchV
One more question about lights... what's a good site to get ...

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... those tail lights?



hmm billys car..


you can get them at www.importequipment.com there like 160-170 not a bad price for kick ass tails if you ask me
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VSGTS14 Sep 4, 1:11am - #41763 

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Originally Posted by ArchV
One more question about lights... what's a good site to get ...

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... those tail lights?


1: changing headlight bulbs is simple...read the ownder's manual and your set.
2: you can buy the TYC Black Housing tails from...
http://www.matrixracing.com/Browse_Item_Details.asp?HSD=1&Item_ID=3531
http://216.82.69.117/search_results.asp?...3&subcat=59

I bought them from Auto Dynamic...very good people...quick and reliable...cheap too!

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Satoshi Sep 4, 2:13am - #41764 
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Elec-FuYu Sep 4, 2:36am - #41765 
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Originally Posted by Satoshi

HID

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just wondering...do anybody change their high beams to HID too?

I am a HID Maniac!!
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Evan Sep 5, 6:49pm - #41766 

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Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
Originally Posted by Satoshi

HID



just wondering...do anybody change their high beams to HID too?


no need. HIDs are so bright you don't need high beams anymore

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Elec-FuYu Sep 5, 7:09pm - #41767 
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Originally Posted by EvanJ
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
Originally Posted by Satoshi

HID



just wondering...do anybody change their high beams to HID too?


no need. HIDs are so bright you don't need high beams anymore

ic...that's what my dealer told me too

I am a HID Maniac!!
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