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01-23-2017 07:22 PM
Rath Rides probably have to buy a new housing. Highly doubt they make individual parts for this ebay crap.
01-23-2017 07:08 PM
Snyper Would anybody here happen to know the part information for the internals to these lights? I am trying to replace some broken parts to reinstall these and I really haven't a clue where to look for the replacement parts.
01-23-2017 06:31 PM
Rath Rides thats how projectors get cutoff.

it should be more like this though....

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this is to keep light lower in the oncoming traffic lane to reduce the glare they get.

Just the way it is with projectors.


If yours are higher on the left like your little diagram shows, you've got RHD headlights.


LHD projectors:




RHD projectors:

11-21-2016 05:18 PM
Relkeb
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Originally Posted by SDTricker View Post
Why do you want to go back to the stock? Do you not like the look? What do you mean the HID cutoff? I used to have Ebay Halos projectors in my Accord, and it was the best money I ever spent! Are you telling me the distance isn't large enough even with HIDs in the headset? Adjusting the focus doesn't fix that?
I really like the light output of the HIDs, don't get me wrong. It throws farther than halogens and is certainly brighter. By the cutoff line, I'm referring to how the light is physically cut in half by the solenoid powered high-beam flap. It doesn't look like a clean straight line from left to right- rather its got two little raises (one from each light) and they're kind of offset from one another. Hard to explain.. something like this

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Whereas I want

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I'm told the problem occurs simply because you're putting HIDs in a halogen projector. I've adjusted them a tinkered a bunch trying to fix it. If anything I may have to go with the washer method (inserting washers behind the fitting screws) to see if that solves it.

Other than that though, I'm really happy with them... and the projectors themselves look awesome.

These are the ones I bought:
https://www.amazon.com/SPPC-Projecto...cus+projector\

Also sorry for the late reply, not sure why I missed those posts!
11-21-2016 03:00 PM
uconn
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Originally Posted by Relkeb View Post
@uconn, I'm guessing you've put your HIDs in by now? How are you finding them?
The difference in visibility from stock headlights is great. I got the 5000k 35w, and I think once these go, I'm going to buy the same thing again. They really light up everything in your path, including reflective road paint -- very bright. No problems with high beams, and no one flashing their brights at me because they're aimed properly.
10-15-2016 11:29 PM
SDTricker Why do you want to go back to the stock? Do you not like the look? What do you mean the HID cutoff? I used to have Ebay Halos projectors in my Accord, and it was the best money I ever spent! Are you telling me the distance isn't large enough even with HIDs in the headset? Adjusting the focus doesn't fix that?
10-15-2016 11:25 PM
SDTricker Yes, please! PM me the link to them! :P
10-15-2016 11:23 PM
SDTricker After all these years, what would your input be on these headlights? I really want projectors and halos back on my car, but I have no idea which ones to get. Are these the Anzo headlights or just ones from eBay?
How long did they last? They still going strong?
08-24-2016 09:15 PM
Miztaken1312
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Originally Posted by Relkeb View Post
I think you misread- I'm fine with HIDs except for the cutoff, it sucks. Halogens I'm worried about melting connections...
You would be correct, my apologies!
08-24-2016 12:16 PM
Relkeb
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Originally Posted by Miztaken1312 View Post
HIDs won't melt anything inside the housing. I ran them for years in these headlights with no problems.
I think you misread- I'm fine with HIDs except for the cutoff, it sucks. Halogens I'm worried about melting connections...
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