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Old 04-02-2016, 02:35 PM   #1
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Eagle Eye Projectors - HID Kit Selection

I'm planning on purchasing the ebay Eagle Eyes for my '10. First problem I see is- the sellers on ebay ALL seem to say to use an H11 conversion kit when upgrading to HID. From what I've read here, H13 is the kit to be using for the MK2. So why do they recommend H11? Second thing I'm not sure about is the HID kit selection. I'm planning on going with DDM (as most people here seem to) but I'm not sure which bulb type, HID harness, and error eliminator to go with.

From what I understand, the projectors have a shield that flips up and down for high/low beam operation- I take it this means I only need the low beam H13 bulb type. Is this correct? Secondly, I've read that a relay is necessary to prevent a whole bunch of other issues. Do I go with a dual or single relay? Lastly, the error eliminator. Do I go with BOW3 or 4700uF capacitor?

However, on top of all this I'm wondering if its just better to stick with halogen bulbs in the projectors. I'm not TOO concerned about light output- I mainly just want the look of the projectors. What I am concerned about is the quality of the connectors/bulbs included. Most things I've heard have said the bulbs burnt out right away or melted the connectors. Would simply upgrading the quality of halogen bulbs solve this?

A lot of questions I know, but theres so much information floating around this forum in regards to the proper set up for HID kits in the eagle eye projectors!

Thanks for any help!


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Old 04-02-2016, 08:55 PM   #2
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Well, no responses but I went ahead and picked up the SPPC Projector Eagle Eyes off Amazon, along with the Kensun H13 relay harness and Kensun H9 6000k bulbs.

Hopefully this is everything I need because I have to drive to the States from Canada to pick it all up!
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I used H11's in mine. I'm currently repairing mine from some damage due to a deer and will re-install sometime soon hopefully.

I highly prefer my HID setup over the typical halogen, however if light output isn't a big care to you, I think the standard halogen makes sense to save you some cash.
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Old 04-03-2016, 06:03 AM   #4
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Well I cancelled the order cause I think I need to rethink some things. Perhaps it would be best to just stuck with H9 halogens, being these are halogen projectors. But I'm worried about melting connectors that I keep seeing brought up in the threads I read... or was that only happening because people were connecting them wrong?

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OK looks like I'm going with the HID's. Too good of an opportunity not to! Going to go with the SPPC Eagle Eyes, Kensun H9 6000K Kit, Kensun Relay Harness and Capacitors (I want to keep my DRL's working properly and I figure getting the relay and capacitors should do the trick.) all from Amazon. I'm also thinking I may pick up 2 EL-Wire inverters as well just in case mine turn out to be duds. This is so exciting!

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Old 04-05-2016, 09:57 AM   #5
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Can anyone tell me if the halos/LEDs are on at all times with the projectors? I understand they wire into the sidemarker harness.. does that mean they only come on when using the turn signal?
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