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How hot do 35w ballast get?

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by Zac808, Jul 2, 2013.

  1. Jul 2, 2013 at 11:56 AM
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    Zac808

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    I just installed some ddm hid's in my Toyota Matrix. I was able to mount the ballast to the back of the headlight housing with screws. Should I be worried about the ballast getting so hot it melts the plastic?

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  2. Jul 2, 2013 at 12:05 PM
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    bad place to mount, try the fenderwell...
     
  3. Jul 2, 2013 at 5:46 PM
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    ^^The wires were to short. I guess I'll have to extend them.
     
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