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Old 04-01-2013, 10:27 AM   #41
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From that ad picture it looks like there is a lot of black spots still the lights themselves looks great but output not so much.

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Couldn't the output be changed with a higher wattage ballast? Or is the lens?
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Old 04-01-2013, 11:39 AM   #42
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As far as I know the only way to change it is to open them and change the projector lense

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Old 04-01-2013, 02:46 PM   #43
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www.taobao.com.... ask you friend who knows chinese to help you with purchasing.
What in the world did you use as your search term?
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Old 04-01-2013, 05:57 PM   #44
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Focus Headlight and google translate it. Or, just copy and paste"福克斯大灯
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Old 04-01-2013, 07:20 PM   #45
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I would like projector HIDs, but i'm not going to be the guinea pig again. :) I'm watching this thread with great interest!
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Old 04-01-2013, 08:56 PM   #47
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Couldn't the output be changed with a higher wattage ballast? Or is the lens?
According to retro solutions most oem projectors have cloudy projectors to soften the cutoff. When you go with their retrofit kits they have clear lenses that boost output and sharpen the cutoff. I believe thats how it works someone correct me if im wrong. Thats one of the benifits of doing it yourself you know exactly what components are going into the housing........ and if theres a thumbprint in there after assembly theres nobody to be mad at but yourself lol.
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I would like projector HIDs, but i'm not going to be the guinea pig again. :) I'm watching this thread with great interest!
They are tempting, but I have been burned before so I am hesitant to gamble as well. I would rather get the Real McCoy and not have to worry about issues with safety.

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I would like projector HIDs, but i'm not going to be the guinea pig again. :) I'm watching this thread with great interest!
Or you can just use Halogen bulbs, you do not have to worry about ballast anymore and they still look great!
http://www.focusfanatics.com/forum/s...85933&page=241 here is the link to whom already did this to his focus.
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