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Which Headlights?

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by Chad, Aug 31, 2009.

  1. Aug 31, 2009 at 1:29 PM
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    Chad

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  2. Aug 31, 2009 at 4:11 PM
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    Depends on what you like. I have had both (painted my stock ones to look like the first pair and got the second ones).

    eBay is MUCH cheaper.
     
  3. Aug 31, 2009 at 4:29 PM
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    jtav2002

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    Yea they will fit. And I like the first ones. Not much of a fan of any of those projector ones with the LED's. However since you have a Sport you already have the smoked lights so I don't know how much more noticeable those would be once they're in. They do look good though.
     
  4. Aug 31, 2009 at 6:33 PM
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    The sport has smoked lights???? Well, that changes some things. But I would like to get all black headlights now, and black tail lights later, and then I'd have a completely black truck except for rims. I have noticed eBay is considerably cheaper.
     
  5. Aug 31, 2009 at 8:19 PM
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    Yes, all '09 TRD and X-R models come with smoked headlights.
     
  6. Sep 1, 2009 at 7:00 AM
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  7. Sep 1, 2009 at 11:36 AM
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    I like those, but I would definitely get the black ones. Did you have any problems with the install, or were they just basically plug and play? Also, I have heard that a lot of people are having problems with them fogging up with moisture, has any had any problems with this?
     
  8. Sep 1, 2009 at 12:24 PM
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    Here they are in black...
    http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/05-0...0acc8b657&_trksid=p3911.c0.m14#ht_4407wt_1163

    Look pretty bad ass...

    Sorry if this is a dumb question... Are these brighter than stock headlights? Can you install an HID hit with these?
     
  9. Sep 1, 2009 at 12:59 PM
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    I think they are brighter than stock. I have no idea about the HID though. I do hope they give the blueish color, but as long as they are brighter, I don't think it matters that much. I do want the black ones though :D
     
  10. Sep 3, 2009 at 8:05 PM
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    have you checked out anzo? I just put a listing up for them and they look really good
     
  11. Sep 4, 2009 at 10:12 PM
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    Do you have a link for this listing? What is ANZO?
     
  12. Sep 4, 2009 at 10:35 PM
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    i have a pair of the 2nd on the list and they are made cheap every bump the lens flops around in the housing i am not completely sure if the brand is the same but looks exacly the same.
    i have the hid kit and i think it would install into both projector kits and it is way brighter then stock - i had to run one of each because of a warranty issue.
     
  13. Sep 6, 2009 at 1:30 PM
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    i just ordered a pair right now on ebay, anyone wanna buy the eagle eyes blacked out lights?
     
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    Usually the biggest complaint besides fogging due to a poor seal is the projector is of subpar quality. I had a set in my Tahoe and the light output was worse than the stock reflector. I would like to retrofit some projectors out of an Acura or Lexus into the stock housing.
     
  17. Sep 10, 2009 at 12:57 AM
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    I'd go with the first set..
     
  18. Sep 10, 2009 at 1:10 AM
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  19. Sep 10, 2009 at 1:38 AM
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    I just don't understand how people think they look good. Quality, looks, output all sucks. Plus it makes the front end look like a UFO. Doing a retro owns everything!
     
  20. Sep 10, 2009 at 3:11 PM
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    I have the first kind with a DDM H4 kit. Look just like a BHLM. So far no fogging. But its been warm and dry. time will tell.
     
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