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Old 02-22-2011, 08:55 PM   #1
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I'm looking to replace my OEM headlights with HID projectors with those LED halos. Does anyone have any recommendations on sites to order from?

Maybe I'm searching for the wrong thing, but I'm having a hard time finding anything.
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since i have tinted headlight the 6000k should be ok right
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Old 02-23-2011, 06:01 AM   #5
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since i have tinted headlight the 6000k should be ok right
Color wouldn't matter as much as whether it was 35w or 55w kit.
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Old 02-23-2011, 06:03 AM   #6
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I'm looking to replace my OEM headlights with HID projectors with those LED halos. Does anyone have any recommendations on sites to order from?

Maybe I'm searching for the wrong thing, but I'm having a hard time finding anything.
http://www.tacomaworld.com/forum/pro...hts-black.html
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Old 02-23-2011, 10:27 PM   #7
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Color wouldn't matter as much as whether it was 35w or 55w kit.
huh??? what you meann??? it still would be too bright and have a tinge of blue even it black housing with tinted lens
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Old 02-24-2011, 05:48 AM   #8
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Old 02-24-2011, 05:56 AM   #9
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There is hardly any difference between 35/55 watt
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Old 02-25-2011, 05:45 AM   #10
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huh??? what you meann??? it still would be too bright and have a tinge of blue even it black housing with tinted lens
huh??? what you meann??? if HIDs are going to be too bright then what difference does the color make?

What I was getting at was...If your lens is tinted and the housing is black, then you might want to go with 55w instead of 35w or do 4500k or 5000k to compensate for the tinting and black housing as the higher wattage kit or a lower temp bulb will be a bit brighter in a black housing with tinted lense. Too bright or not is up to your own personal preference.
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Old 02-25-2011, 05:49 AM   #11
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im talking about the headlight being tinted will it make it less bright???
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Old 02-25-2011, 05:54 AM   #12
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Yes, depending on how dark the tint is and what the temp of the bulbs are...like 4500k being brighter than 6000k because of the color and 8000k dimmer than 6000k. The higher the temp the less output.
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Old 02-26-2011, 11:43 AM   #13
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soo i might have 6k in there will it be ok
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Old 02-28-2011, 05:11 AM   #14
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Just drive it and see. If you need it brighter just take the tint off the lens or get lower temp bulbs like 5000k or 4500k.
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