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Old 12-28-2009, 04:07 PM   #1
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bad cut off line on projectors

i just got new projectors and a new set of HIDS. but the cut off line is really bad, or it kinda looks like a bad reflection in the housing i dont know. is there any kind of correct fix for this?

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Old 12-28-2009, 04:14 PM   #2
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Was this a projector retrofit or just ebay projector head lights? The ebay projector lights probably are only going to have a so so cutoff since they're not even designed for HID's to begin with.
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Old 12-28-2009, 04:16 PM   #3
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x2 Even when I had my Subaru legacy, it had projectors. I really didn't care for the light cutoff, very prominent.
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Old 12-28-2009, 04:17 PM   #4
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they were ebay. and they sold the hid kit with them so at the time i thought they were going to work good together.
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Old 12-28-2009, 04:21 PM   #5
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but what makes no sense to me is it has a clear cut off but it has a weird shine above it.
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Old 12-28-2009, 04:25 PM   #6
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lol wow, got glare?
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Old 12-29-2009, 07:56 AM   #7
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are your bulbs in upside down? idk if they will still use the metal reflectors that come with them but maybe try flipping them around
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Old 12-29-2009, 08:15 AM   #8
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I dont think you'll be able to get it any better than that. As the old saying goes, you get what you pay for. If you want a clean cutoff line, you will have to go with a projector retrofit using quality OEM projectors. This is going to run you in the range of 400 dollars if you do the work yourself.
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Old 12-29-2009, 08:21 AM   #9
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shine it out on the road. that looks like reflection or somethin. i have ebay headlights and have never had a problem with them and im runnin 10000k hid's in them..
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did you put the bulbs in yourself?
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Old 12-29-2009, 01:53 PM   #11
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shine it out on the road. that looks like reflection or somethin. i have ebay headlights and have never had a problem with them and im runnin 10000k hid's in them..

i bought the same head lights as yours but i got the kit with the hids too. im starting to think it has to do with the bulb cause the ones i got doesnt have a metal sheild above the bulb. do your bulbs have that metal sheild?
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Old 12-29-2009, 02:12 PM   #12
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projectors don't need shields on the bulbs... that's the point of the cut-off shield in the projector itself.
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Old 01-23-2010, 06:58 PM   #13
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i have halo projectors and i was tryin to find a set of HIDs for them can someone help me out?
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Old 01-23-2010, 09:11 PM   #14
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H1 size bulbs.
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