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Old 10-16-2010, 11:44 AM   #115
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Originally Posted by andrewsfm View Post
Here's the closeup before and after shot.

The before shot was taken on my digital camera and with the old 5000k bulbs, and the after shot was taken on my cell phone with the new 6000k bulbs and after the mod.

I think some fine tuning may be done in the future to see if I can fix up how evenly the beam is spread.

Also got confirmation from the distributor, that the 3 screw version was an old version, and the 2 screw version is now new stock.
Beware of the trouble you'll have just like me with the new 2 screw version!
Definitely looks a lot better. How many spacers did you use? I know the HID bulbs are a bit longer than the halogens, so maybe spacing it out just a bit will fix the beam spread. Mine have a good few dim-spots that are a bit more noticeable driving on roads with no street lights .
I"ll have to give this a try soon.

edit: I just noticed also you're using 55W bulbs in your projectors.
how are those, brightness/temperature wise? i wouldnt mind some brighter headlights :)
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