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What is the best HID kit for 2nd gen tacos

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by tacomathunder, Dec 22, 2009.

  1. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:05 PM
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    tacomathunder

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    What is the best HID kit for 2nd gen tacos... I want good quality, for a reasonable price... I also want the color they give off to be like a pure white... any suggestions??
     
  2. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:07 PM
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    neslerrah

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    I bought my HID lights from DDM Tuning, fast and quick shipping. There is a color chart in the link.
     
  3. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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    tacomathunder

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    thanks, ill keep that in mind
     
  4. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:08 PM
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  5. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    I've been really happy with my 4300k kit from Slimcubby's group buy on here. 4300-4500k is the way to go if you want pure white with very little blue tint. It's a lot whiter than incandescent bulbs, and it's a lot brighter too.
     
  6. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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    beat me to it :D
     
  7. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:09 PM
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  8. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:17 PM
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    All the cheaper kits are essentially the same. I'd just buy based on the best warranty. Haven't heard a bad thing about DDM so that's who I'd go with. I'd recommend a relay harness myself. Others will argue that til they're blue in the face haha.
     
  9. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:19 PM
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    :D
     
  10. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:20 PM
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    Go with 5000k. They are the hotness
     
  11. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:21 PM
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    x2. That's been my color temp of choice when I've ran HID's in the past.
     
  12. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:27 PM
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    I just got the ddm 5000k. Haven't had a chance to install yet though.
     
  13. Dec 22, 2009 at 7:34 PM
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    How many people are doing the HIDs on the fog lights as well?
     
  14. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:03 PM
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    was the DDM HID's easy to install?
     
  15. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:14 PM
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    Essentially all identical, they're all plug and play. Hardest part is deciding where you want to mount your ballasts.
     
  16. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:19 PM
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    have any pics??
     
  17. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:25 PM
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    male to female connections.

    check ddm's website for instructions.
     
  18. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:34 PM
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    what bulb should i get for my 07 taco??
     
  19. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:46 PM
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    headlights=H4
     
  20. Dec 22, 2009 at 8:48 PM
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    Yes, took about 20 mins to install. Everything is plug and play, here is the complete kit I purchase for my headlamps.

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