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Oct 9, 5:24pm - #52413 
installing MTECs

Ok I purchased the MTEC high beams for my celica, but I can't install them. I have the factory HID's, so there is like a black cover over those lights, like a small dome, and there is no way you can reach the high beams. Has anyone installed these with the factory HID's? How canI do it or do I need to take it to Toyota? Thanks.


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Oct 9, 5:32pm - #52414 
i have to take my whole headlight housing out just to replace them


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Oct 9, 5:37pm - #52415 
Originally Posted by Street Prototype
i have to take my whole headlight housing out just to replace them


That sounds like a lot of work! So that means your bumper too? I would probably rather Toyota to do that..


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Oct 9, 5:53pm - #52416 
If you have HID's why are you worried about the highbeams. Plus I think you will ruin the look of the housings with blue bulbs, they will make the whole housing look blue.

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Oct 9, 6:03pm - #52417 
ummm, how will it ruin it? rolleyes


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Oct 9, 6:38pm - #52418 
Originally Posted by vaio23
If you have HID's why are you worried about the highbeams.


Yeah, why are you trying to change the bulbs if you have HID?? confused


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Oct 10, 5:57am - #52419 
Originally Posted by EvanJ
Originally Posted by vaio23
If you have HID's why are you worried about the highbeams.


Yeah, why are you trying to change the bulbs if you have HID?? confused

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