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New HID's

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by tanktodd, Mar 31, 2011.

  1. tanktodd

    tanktodd [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Limo tint in back w/ 20% on doors. Removed all badges. Stereo headunit, all new door speakers, 2 amps, and 10' sub...so far Black bullbar MotoMetals and 285/70/17 Duratracs. 3" OME springs in front and aal in back with tsb springs Black UWS tool box 5100's all around Plasti-dipped evo front end Fog light anytime mod OEM steps (for sale) HID fogs 55w 3000k HID heads 35 w 6000k "Cool white" dome & map lights
    Just ordered a set of DDM HID fog lights in 55w 3000k. Hope they are as yellow and bright as I think they're gonna be. Once I get them in and am satisfied I'm gonna get the heads probably in 6000k or maybe 8000k. Don't want too blue.
     
  2. KPT

    KPT sees what you did there.

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    They are going to be ludicrously bright, and a very rich yellow. I don't think you'll be disappointed.
     
  3. Bullzi511Tacoma06

    Bullzi511Tacoma06 LIVESTRONG

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    Congrats! DDM has the color chart on their website, so they'll look just as they do on there. I have the 6k in my fogs and headlights- and love them! :)
     
  4. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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    8000 will be a lot of blue.
     
  5. tanktodd

    tanktodd [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Yeah I saw the color chart but they never look the same in person. Anyone have pics of the 3000k fogs and 6000-8000k heads on the truck.
     
  6. 707tothe907

    707tothe907 Superior Member

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    I was thinking of a combo kind of like this. Subbed.
     
  7. tacobo670

    tacobo670 if you have to ask, u can't afford it

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    ddm is gay. never buying from them again. i got 35w 6000k bi. had a balast problem a month after install. they replaced it. now both bulbs are dead. 3months old!!! no HL at all. gay.
    but my fogs (35w 3000k) work fine..... for now. just waiting for them to take a shit i guess.
     
  8. MOT

    MOT Prez of @battleborntacomas and ASSHOLE!

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    Whatbhe said fuck DDM younger what you pay for! Retro as soon as I can get the wife to ok it lol:D
     
  9. MY50cal

    MY50cal I think I'm getting the Fear.

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  10. tanktodd

    tanktodd [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Got my DDM fogs in the mail today and already have them in. Is there anywhere on them that shows wattage? Probably just daytime but they don't seem as bright as expected. We'll see tonight
     
  11. John3

    John3 Well-Known Member

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    I thought the same thing when I first installed mine. They seem to be brighter after allowing them to "break in" a little. Wait until you get a chance to use them at night. It looks like daylight in front of the truck. Definitely a big difference from halogens.
     
  12. tanktodd

    tanktodd [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Limo tint in back w/ 20% on doors. Removed all badges. Stereo headunit, all new door speakers, 2 amps, and 10' sub...so far Black bullbar MotoMetals and 285/70/17 Duratracs. 3" OME springs in front and aal in back with tsb springs Black UWS tool box 5100's all around Plasti-dipped evo front end Fog light anytime mod OEM steps (for sale) HID fogs 55w 3000k HID heads 35 w 6000k "Cool white" dome & map lights
    Maybe someone on here can help. Got my HID heads in yesterday and something is wrong. The shrouds are angled out on both sides. They shine light everywhere but its the only way they fit. What to do now?
     
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