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Old 09-16-2013, 05:47 PM   #1
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Welp, had another ballast go bad again. Looking to just get another full set of HID's for driving and fogs and save my other three ballast and bulbs as spares. Came across these two sets, what are our thoughts on this supplier? Best part is the lifetime warranty.

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Old 09-16-2013, 05:59 PM   #2
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It will never work

Just kidding:
What about Slim Cubby or Morimoto Ballasts?
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Old 09-16-2013, 06:06 PM   #3
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It will never work

Just kidding:
What about Slim Cubby or Morimoto Ballasts?
Honestly haven really researched that much. Have an old set that worked forever. Then switched to a new set that lasted 6 months. Every subsequent set has done the same.
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Old 09-16-2013, 06:22 PM   #4
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The Morimoto ballasts from the retrofit source seem to be about the most robust out there.
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Old 09-16-2013, 07:26 PM   #5
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The Morimoto ballasts from the retrofit source seem to be about the most robust out there.
Hmmmm 160 for the HIDs not bad
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Old 09-16-2013, 07:36 PM   #6
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The Morimoto ballasts from the retrofit source seem to be about the most robust out there.
Yup. No complaints so far. OP are u going to retrofit? It's definitely the best way to go, and safest.
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Old 09-16-2013, 08:00 PM   #7
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Yup. No complaints so far. OP are u going to retrofit? It's definitely the best way to go, and safest.
No I'm not going to retro and how is it safer?
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Old 09-16-2013, 08:26 PM   #9
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otherwise you're shooting light into the eyes of oncoming drivers
Its a bi-xenon light so invalid argument. What do you bradas na no how jus dem lites?
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Old 09-16-2013, 08:41 PM   #10
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Its a bi-xenon light so invalid argument. What do you bradas na no how jus dem lites?
The bi-xenon is just to shade the output when in low beam. The housings are not made for the HID output, which is why there is glare. The projector, specifically the lens, distributes the light in a straight even pattern that can be adjusted.
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Old 09-16-2013, 08:43 PM   #11
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Phil a drop in HID kit, reguardless of bixenon or not, will cause glare to on-coming traffic
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Old 09-16-2013, 08:52 PM   #12
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Hmmmm weird haven had issues with straight HID's for the 6 years, been running them. Ill probably stick with morimotos but Im not retrofitting, can give two shits about on coming traffic in a well lit city such as phoenix.
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Well... regardless if your gonna retro or not, get the morimotos. I have 4 of their ballasts and they are running strong even after about 2 years and offroad abuse. You wont find a better ballast.
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Old 09-17-2013, 06:30 AM   #14
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Well... regardless if your gonna retro or not, get the morimotos. I have 4 of their ballasts and they are running strong even after about 2 years and offroad abuse. You wont find a better ballast.
That seems to be the weakest link, looks like that is what I will do
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Even a group buy going on to save some coin. If you get the kit.

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Old 09-17-2013, 03:59 PM   #16
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Even a group buy going on to save some coin. If you get the kit.

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Not retrofitting but thanks for the heads up.
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Phil your blinding innocent people and affecting millions of lives by not retrofitting
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Hmmmm weird haven had issues with straight HID's for the 6 years, been running them. Ill probably stick with morimotos but Im not retrofitting, can give two shits about on coming traffic in a well lit city such as phoenix.
It is best not to say anything in your case.
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Old 09-17-2013, 07:51 PM   #19
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Phil your blinding innocent people and affecting millions of lives by not retrofitting

lmao pat, stfu lol.




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It is best not to say anything in your case.
Lol, maybe you should read what you preach
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That doesn't make any sense.
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