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Good idea or a waste of time?

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Hondarider08, Dec 30, 2011.

  1. Dec 30, 2011 at 9:41 PM
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    Hondarider08

    Hondarider08 [OP] "That's what she said..."

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    Hey all, I'm in process of doing a retrofit to my headlights. I wanted to know if everyone wanted me to do a build on it. I have HID's in there now just with reflector bowls, and the scatter is horrible, so it's time for some projectors. I thought it would be a good idea to maybe do a thread comparing the difference between wanting to just do HID's or retrofit.

    So... good idea or a waste of time?

    P.S. I did a search to see if somebody else already did something like this... did not see anything, but if I missed it, then don't yell too loud. :eek:
     
  2. Dec 30, 2011 at 10:38 PM
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    sooner

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    dont know
     
  3. Dec 30, 2011 at 10:39 PM
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    Konaborne

    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    sounds good! There's a few walkthrough writeups, but idt ive seen a direct before/after comparison
     
  4. Dec 30, 2011 at 11:00 PM
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    Bengland25

    Bengland25 Never Forget! 343

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    Would love to see a comparison/DIY. Hope it goes well for you!
     
  5. Dec 30, 2011 at 11:55 PM
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    Hondarider08

    Hondarider08 [OP] "That's what she said..."

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    Leveling kit, K&N drop in, and a Loud Ass Stereo :)
    No I'm doing the morimoto H1's. I was thinking about the Fx-r's because of the quality, but I didn't want to deal with the headache. I have the skill ability to do them, but that doesn't mean I want to. :) I'll have it done in the next couple of days and I'll do a direct comparison. Hopefully it helps!
     
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