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Old 01-10-2013, 08:34 AM   #341
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boom! Hid's in and running great! With retro solutions harness and ebay resistors! Thanks guys for the great pics.
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Old 01-10-2013, 06:18 PM   #342
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Found these on eBay. Projector headlights, but the price tag is way up there. I guess they know that they're price gouging due to the fact there is limited choices out there.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Super-CCFL-L...c57fbf&vxp=mtr

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Fit-Ford-201...3b6ca7&vxp=mtr
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Old 01-10-2013, 08:14 PM   #343
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Thank you everyone for pictures and advice I got my stuff in and it all works with no error message!
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Old 01-10-2013, 08:54 PM   #344
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Found these on eBay. Projector headlights, but the price tag is way up there. I guess they know that they're price gouging due to the fact there is limited choices out there.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Super-CCFL-L...c57fbf&vxp=mtr

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Fit-Ford-201...3b6ca7&vxp=mtr
I wouldn't even consider those if I was you
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Old 01-12-2013, 10:49 PM   #345
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I wouldn't even consider those if I was you
I wasn't. Just seeing what was out there in the market. Was actually looking for Focus Electric headlights, but at over $1k for just one... No. lol Might just end up doing a retrofit myself as it'd be much cheaper.
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Just got these and they weren't supposed to come with hids but this sure looks like ballasts and relay harness right?



Next question i bought h11 from retrosolutions but these require h7. can i just change bulbs and temp or do i need new ballasts with different temp model bulb?

Also can i run the retro solution h11 bulbs with the included headlight ballasts in my fogs? Thanks everybody this thread is great!
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Just got these and they weren't supposed to come with hids but this sure looks like ballasts and relay harness right?



Next question i bought h11 from retrosolutions but these require h7. can i just change bulbs and temp or do i need new ballasts with different temp model bulb?

Also can i run the retro solution h11 bulbs with the included headlight ballasts in my fogs? Thanks everybody this thread is great!
You should be able to just switch bulbs and they will work,I'm curious where did you get these lights they look pretty good and I may be interested.
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Old 02-01-2013, 12:37 PM   #348
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Thanks for the answer! I found them on ebay. They came from China I contacted them directly sunny hids i think and they gave me a better deal than ebay price Below 600 shipped and came with the relay harness and ballast but no bulbs.
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Some pictures of them running please :)
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They are very bright. Im hooking up the projectors this weekend.
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