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Round 10 - HID Projector Retrofit Group Buy

Discussion in 'Group Buys' started by CayucosTacoma, Sep 21, 2012.

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  1. Sep 24, 2012 at 7:15 PM
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    marcballz

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    Im in!!! x2
    But just wanna double check a Q i bought my vvme 55 watt hids a while back & wanna retro them now.. any hid bulb will fit with these retros right? or are the specifically for trs ?
     
  2. Sep 24, 2012 at 7:30 PM
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  3. Sep 24, 2012 at 7:32 PM
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    ANy bulb that is the correct size... if you got the d2s kit then you need d2s bulbs, if you got the h1 kit then you need h1 bulbs. But yes, any brand will work. Although with quality projectors I recommend quality ballasts and lights :rolleyes:
     
  4. Sep 24, 2012 at 7:41 PM
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    X2 and it xomes in a kot with everything you need so domt have to worry bout that
     
  5. Sep 24, 2012 at 7:47 PM
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    d2s & h1's thats where im confused as well.. (may be a dumb Q, ive been around the forum but never looked into the retro's) my hids are h4 08 tacoma.

    i'd love to R-fitt them but dont wanna drop a penny (since i just dropped it on a iPhone 5 already ;)) on a whole new hid & ballest kit if my old set works fine. just want the lens & shrouds to fit my old set in
     
  6. Sep 24, 2012 at 11:54 PM
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    My headlights are terrible can't pass this up, lets fill this order!

    1. CayucosTacoma- FXR Stage 3 Kit
    2. Parboy - stage 3 mini D2S with halo's
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    7. Pugga - Morimoto Mini D2S Stage III kit (possibly halos)
    8. sebassusmc-FXR stage 3 kit
    9. ouyin2000 - FXR Stage III
    10. tinyredtaco- Morimoto Mini H1 Stage III Kit
     
  7. Sep 25, 2012 at 12:10 AM
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    :woot:almost half way there
     
  8. Sep 25, 2012 at 12:37 AM
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    How long does it usually take to fill? Im new to group buys.
     
  9. Sep 25, 2012 at 12:40 AM
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    well it just hit 4 days like an hour ago and we are at 10 sooo hopefully not much longer
     
  10. Sep 25, 2012 at 1:03 AM
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    If you look at the last TRS group buy (rd 9) it took 14 days to get the 25 confirmed names...it could take a bit longer or it could be a few days sooner, all depends on how many want to do the retrofit and are actually interested in better lighting for their trucks!
     
  11. Sep 25, 2012 at 5:19 AM
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    Just so you know, the 25% off deal is for the complete kit that comes with projectors, HID bulbs, ballasts and the wiring harnesses needed. You might want to PM AndrewTRS and ask him about just getting projectors as typically the items sold individually are not part of the group buy.
     
  12. Sep 25, 2012 at 7:55 AM
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    Correct. 25% off is for the complete kits only.
     
  13. Sep 25, 2012 at 8:23 AM
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    My headlights are terrible can't pass this up, lets fill this order!

    1. CayucosTacoma- FXR Stage 3 Kit
    2. Parboy - stage 3 mini D2S with halo's
    3. bw504 - FXR Stage III Kit
    4. THP - FXR Stage III Kit
    5. aparks18 - FXR Stage III Kit
    6. DaKingTaco - FXR Stage III Kit
    7. Pugga - Morimoto Mini D2S Stage III kit (possibly halos)
    8. sebassusmc-FXR stage 3 kit
    9. ouyin2000 - FXR Stage III
    10. tinyredtaco- Morimoto Mini H1 Stage III Kit
    11. uscg2008- Mini H1 stage III
     
  14. Sep 25, 2012 at 8:37 AM
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    So I assume you have to hack up the headlight yourself? Is there anyone that offers to provide complete set ups, new housing included?
     
  15. Sep 25, 2012 at 8:45 AM
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    Talk to Asianants. I'm not sure if he'll provide the housing also but he'd be a good place to start.

    Also, all you have to do is heat the housing, pull the clear lens off, install the projector and seal them back up. Single day job. The H1 and D2S projectors don't require cutting of the factory housing.

    Another option, buy a Depo brand, or another set of OEM housings, retrofit them, then sell off your stockers for what you paid for the other set. That's what I did when I painted my headlight bezels.
     
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  17. Sep 25, 2012 at 10:30 AM
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    Couple of questions, is there tax and shipping costs? Does the 4300k look yellowish, CayucosTacoma any ideas since you had them? The output looks white to me. I like the white look so I'm assuming 5k would be best.
     
  18. Sep 25, 2012 at 10:34 AM
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    This is a rough guide from the lighting section
    [​IMG]

    5000K is pretty much pure white. I've got 5000K in my motorcycle and am undecided on 5000K or 4300K. 4300K supposedly has more useable light but the HID's are so bright I don't think you'll really notice.
     
  19. Sep 25, 2012 at 10:39 AM
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    Not sure about tax and shipping.. but as for 4300 vs 5k the headlights are 4300 and off road lights are 5k.
    I'm really undecided on bulbs temp too.
    [​IMG]
     
  20. Sep 25, 2012 at 10:52 AM
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    Thanks, yeah I really like the all white look, so maybe 5k, but also the output will travel up in K as they get older, so maybe 4300k.

    Dang the color looks really close. Thanks for the picture.
     
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