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Found bhl's on ebay heres the link tell me what u guys think

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Marioso, Feb 26, 2010.

  1. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:02 PM
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    Marioso

    Marioso [OP] El Pitufo

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  2. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:04 PM
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    they look ok but for $5 or so and a few hrs of your time I'd just do the BHLM and pu the money towards something else just my .02
     
  3. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:05 PM
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  4. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:09 PM
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    those are hid's totally different than the others, sorry but I dont know the quality of the fleabay stuff maybe its junk from china or maybe its good quality I really dont know. I think Ive seen some other tw members post ebay lights they bought like those and maybe they will chime in and give you some pros and cons of them. Why dont you just do the $5 BHLM ??
     
  5. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:11 PM
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    Marioso

    Marioso [OP] El Pitufo

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    I usually fuck up on shit like that, ill ask around the southern california section see if anyones down to help
     
  6. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:12 PM
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    you'll blind the shit out of everyone driving if you get those second ones without projectors...my vote is either the first one or do it yourself
     
  7. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:12 PM
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    TurfTaco

    TurfTaco Is there a long john silvers on the island?

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    Forget the egay's. They are crap. Contact Lentsnh for the bhlm service he provides if you are uncomfortable doing it yourself.
     
  8. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:12 PM
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    I blind people now! Ha
     
  9. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:14 PM
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    My ebay lights are made by Depo and they are great, no fogging at all.

    I have baked and blackout headlights on previous vehicles of mine, but wanted to keep the option of going back to stock on the Taco, so I bought a set.
     
  10. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:18 PM
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    the depo lights are great quality...its just hard to find which ones they are.
     
  11. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:20 PM
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    TurfTaco Is there a long john silvers on the island?

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  14. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:25 PM
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  15. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:27 PM
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    No problem. Also, the inner turn signal lens is clear on the depo lights, rather than the yellow-ish color of the stock lens. Looks great.
     
  16. Feb 26, 2010 at 6:37 PM
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    TRDKenE

    TRDKenE DAMN GOOD DEAL!!

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    i have been hearing the lights from the ebay seller "revotec" are of good quality without any fogging issues.

    Also you dont have to have projectors to have the HID...I have them in the stock housings and have no problems as well as many other have done.
     
  17. Feb 26, 2010 at 7:02 PM
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    lol no problems, except for the glare and shitty beam pattern.
     
  18. Feb 27, 2010 at 7:46 PM
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    TurfTaco Is there a long john silvers on the island?

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    I got the depo's for christmas from auto parts warehouse. They are a vendor listed here under the shop online toolbar. They are junk. Can't get them adjusted correctly and they project weird light....bright areas and then shadows...can't really explain it. I have heard its due to the paint used on the reflectors. Idk, I just don't like them. They do look cool (in daylight) and have not fogged....yet.

    http://www.autopartswarehouse.com/sku/Toyota/Tacoma/Replacement/Headlight/2007/Pre_Runner/6_Cyl_4-dot-0L/TY0508CHL.html?loc=Driver+And+Passenger+Side&tlc=Headlights+%26+Lighting
     
  19. Feb 27, 2010 at 7:55 PM
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    Slimwood Shady

    Slimwood Shady I love your mom!

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    My buddy has the REVOTEC ones that you posted first. They are great. Perfect fit, no gaps b/w the lights and fender/hood. No fogging, and just a quality peice. You can get those with confidence!
     
  20. Feb 27, 2010 at 8:16 PM
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    ^^^ I have heard the same thing about the revotech lights! There are alot of guys on here that have them and like them alot.
     
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