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LS460 FJ Retrofit

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by TRSAndrew, May 3, 2013.

  1. May 3, 2013 at 5:11 AM
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    TRSAndrew

    TRSAndrew [OP] I don't check PMs! :( Vendor

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    Figured you guys would like it.

    "LS460R" Projectors
    3" xStrip
    Standox-painted bowls
    New Eagle Eyes housings
    CBI bulbs
    50w Morimoto Ballasts (temporary until I decide what I want)

    Old setup:

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  2. May 3, 2013 at 5:21 AM
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    Pugga

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    Nice work!

    I gotta ask, why does that FJ have an Alaska front plate and a Georgia rear plate? :confused:

    Also, what was your old setup? Never seen anything like that before and although they look like LED's, you said they were something else in another thread.
     
  3. May 3, 2013 at 5:24 AM
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    TRSAndrew

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    My girlfriend is from Alaska and rocks one on her truck (which has the same projectors). Note mine is actually from 1974 and is brand new (NOS).

    The old setup is actually Infinti Q45 HID projectors. That retro is for sale: http://www.fjcruiserforums.com/forums/want-sell-fj-related-items/165274-q45-retrofit.html
     
  4. May 3, 2013 at 5:29 AM
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    T4C0CH40S

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    Ohhh yea i do like!! :cool:
     
  5. May 3, 2013 at 1:42 PM
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    Rolling shots coming soon!

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  6. May 6, 2013 at 3:47 AM
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  7. May 6, 2013 at 1:25 PM
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    that looks incredible
     
  8. May 6, 2013 at 1:26 PM
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    Excellent Andrew! Now maybe some of the PnP kids will see how great it looks and will learn the real way to HID!
    looks great bud.
     
  9. May 6, 2013 at 1:47 PM
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    Just wait till I add about 70lbs of 10w LED bars. :cool:
     
  10. May 6, 2013 at 2:30 PM
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    i won't be too far behind you, man! all in the next few months :spy:
    but i am getting rid of my porsche projectors and going with an s2k retro before i add too many more LED bars
     
  11. May 6, 2013 at 2:33 PM
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    We're working on some new 10w bars. Mad intensity. :cool:

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  12. May 6, 2013 at 2:34 PM
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    How were you able to keep the weight of that 460 from wobbling when you hit bumps and such? That is a problem with a lot of Tacoma FX-R retros that no one seems to address. This latest one I am running I built in a system to help support the bowl, but it still isn't perfect nor is it complete.
     
  13. May 6, 2013 at 2:35 PM
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    So I can trade in my XBAR and up to a new 10w bar right?
     
  14. May 6, 2013 at 2:39 PM
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    I didn't build a frame for it or anything, but the LS460 projector seats against the reflector snugly and then I added about 3oz of JB Weld on each and 2oz of Steel Stik on each, so it's plenty.
     
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    TRSAndrew

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    Yes, but the trade in value is all of about $50. ;)
     
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