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Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by Eman5pt0, Oct 16, 2010.

  1. Oct 16, 2010 at 10:59 AM
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    Eman5pt0

    Eman5pt0 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    looking to get a set, any recommendations ?
     
  2. Oct 16, 2010 at 11:06 AM
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    SplitDecision

    SplitDecision Phones Ringin Dude

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    I recommend retro fit HID projectors.
     
  3. Oct 16, 2010 at 11:08 AM
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    brutalguyracing

    brutalguyracing BIG DADDY

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    F.U> GUYZ
    broken mods
    i have had great luck with ddm
     
  4. Oct 16, 2010 at 11:08 AM
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    cummins6speed

    cummins6speed Well-Known Member

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    We have been running DDM tuning kits in the headlights, factory fogs and hella 500s for quite a few months now with no issues. I don't care for the glare though and would like to do a projector retrofit
     
  5. Oct 16, 2010 at 11:13 AM
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    MOT

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    x2:D
     
  6. Oct 16, 2010 at 11:15 AM
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    Special_K

    Special_K o_o

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    +1 for DDM tuning, im running 5000K in my heads and 3000K in my fogs. Great prices $55 for the heads $35 for the fogs
     
  7. Oct 16, 2010 at 11:16 AM
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    MOT

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    Copy cat lol!:D
     
  8. Oct 16, 2010 at 11:19 AM
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    uood8

    uood8 If You Search...You Shall Find.

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    ddm x3
     
  9. Oct 17, 2010 at 4:08 PM
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    Eman5pt0

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    any pics ?
    night time pics of coarse
     
  10. Oct 17, 2010 at 4:11 PM
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    youngblaze808

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    ^^^^ x2 on that.

    so you guys running 55wat hi/low for headlights
    and
    35 wats for fogs?
    wat color fogs you guys using? just 3k?
    came out $100 and change w/ shipping? just wondering
    I live in Hawaii and shipping anything here is a b*tch
     
  11. Oct 17, 2010 at 4:29 PM
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    Special_K

    Special_K o_o

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    U know lil bros gotta copy big bro :p

    Im just running the low beams cuz theyre bright as shit and Ive never really used the high beams anyway. $20 more for the hi/lo kit if I remember correctly. I was told by the DDM guys that the 55W ballast is about 30% brighter than the 35W ballast.
     
  12. Oct 17, 2010 at 4:32 PM
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    Special_K

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    [​IMG]

    Ive got a really light tint over the heads and nothing over the fogs in this pic
     
  13. Oct 17, 2010 at 4:36 PM
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    AlaskaTacoma

    AlaskaTacoma ~AK49~

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    6000K HIDs w/Fogs Smoked Tail lights Window Tint Dual Exhaust Sockmonkey Decal's Billet Grille Wet Okole Seat Covers Tacomaworld.com Sticker :) Painted Engine Cover Ultragauge WeatherTech Floor Mats
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    55W 6000k
     
  14. Oct 17, 2010 at 9:22 PM
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    Eman5pt0

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    awesome thanks for the pics, im going to look into them ... sooo many mods and soooo little money lol
     
  15. Oct 18, 2010 at 10:42 AM
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    motoxer311

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    I am getting ready to order from their site and wasn't sure what I need or what's best for my truck.. Will this work, is there something better?

    Regular headlights
    ddm.jpg

    Fogs
    ddm1.jpg
     
  16. Oct 18, 2010 at 10:47 AM
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    Kyouto42

    Kyouto42 Iron Beard

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    Wait for slimcubbies next group buy... save some cash
     
  17. Oct 18, 2010 at 10:51 AM
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    speedfreek

    speedfreek Well-Known Member

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    +1 thats my plan. wasn't ready to pull the trigger on his last GB, but hope to be ready on the next one.
     
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