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Tell me WHAT I NEED?

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by kidstock, Oct 23, 2011.

  1. Oct 23, 2011 at 2:49 PM
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    kidstock

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    Ok looking at changing my 2003 tacoma head light over to the bright white look with some blue in them. What do I need? Info please how do I know how much blue and watts . From what I have read I will need a conversion kit of some kind. I do want high / low beam when I do this. Thanks Karl And if ya know a web sight that shows what I need that would be great to.
     
  2. Oct 23, 2011 at 2:55 PM
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    Konaborne Pineapples on pizza Hawaiian does not it make.

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    It sounds like you need to do a whole lot more research before you can pull the trigger on a setup, your question is a bit vague.

    Look up HIDs and aftermarket halogen bulbs, like PIAA or silverstars.

    halogens are just bulb swaps, so you take the old lights out, put the new ones in and off you go.
    With HID's, you need to connect the bulbs to ballasts, the ballasts to the battery (If you get a hi/lo setup) then the whole thing through one of the h4 connectors to the stock bulbs


    Is this the kind of thing you're looking for?
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  4. Oct 23, 2011 at 4:11 PM
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    Yea that is what I am looking for. Thanks all for the help and I dont know what I am doing just starting to look.
     
  5. Oct 23, 2011 at 4:14 PM
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    Use slim cubby's 35W 8000k if you want alittle blue, dont get 55w for city driving.
     
  6. Oct 23, 2011 at 5:02 PM
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    I sent him a pm in waiting .... Looking forward to this fun project . Any other info I am all ears.
     
  7. Oct 23, 2011 at 5:11 PM
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    Look into projectors so you don't blind people when you're driving, it doesn't sound like you have enough experience to aim halogen housings correctly
    and get hi/lo 35w hids, the ones with the glare shields
     
  8. Oct 23, 2011 at 5:45 PM
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    Man this forum is a wealth of good info keep it coming. Tell me more on projectors. What are they how do they work?
     
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