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Fog light HID

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by thewhiteknight, Dec 22, 2011.

  1. thewhiteknight

    thewhiteknight [OP] Well-Known Member

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    foglight anytime, HIDs, lift, bilstein 5100s, AAL, LED interior, LEDs, BHLM, extended rear diff vent mod, upgraded audio system,
  2. thewhiteknight

    thewhiteknight [OP] Well-Known Member

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    And would y'all recommend 6 or 8k. Havnt completely made up my mind yet. I still want to be able to tell by the light that they're hid's which is why I'm leaning towards 8k
     
  3. AsianAnts

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    H10 is correct. If you already have fog lights in your truck, it's not necessary that you need a harness. However, should there be a big difference in power and what not, the harness will be able to handle it over your stock OEM harness. Just a food for thought. I simply use my OEM harness and nothing has happened (knock on wood)

    I personally would not go over 5000k. You want 6k or 8k because of the colour? The higher you go, the more light visibility will start to decline.

    Go yellow or go white if it was up to me......
     
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    you need to do a blazer fog retro, it is a big no no to put hid's in reflector housings
     
  5. Pugga

    Pugga Pasti-Dip Free Since 1983

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    You'll always be able to tell they're HID's because of the blinding glare you'll get out of them...

    8000K will be blue/purple. 6000K would be white/blue. 5000K is white.
     
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    Pugga wugga! :wave:
     
  7. thewhiteknight

    thewhiteknight [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for The help! And i'm Probly going with 6k and go ahead and do the retro if someone can get me a link or tell me where to find it.
     
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  9. thewhiteknight

    thewhiteknight [OP] Well-Known Member

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    foglight anytime, HIDs, lift, bilstein 5100s, AAL, LED interior, LEDs, BHLM, extended rear diff vent mod, upgraded audio system,
    Thanks I'll look into the projectors
     
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