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witch is better? HEADLIGHTS

Discussion in 'Lighting' started by greenmonstah, Oct 15, 2011.

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What do you like ?

Poll closed Nov 14, 2011.
  1. Projectors all the way!

    6 vote(s)
    35.3%
  2. I'm not a fan of projecotrs!

    2 vote(s)
    11.8%
  3. stock style!

    6 vote(s)
    35.3%
  4. Headlights are headlight.....

    3 vote(s)
    17.6%
  1. Oct 15, 2011 at 6:24 AM
    #1
    greenmonstah

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    18's projector headlight hid 10k fogs smoked out hid 10k LED's everywhere
    I have projector headlight in my truck now and I am thining of going back to the stock style headlight but in the smoked finish.

    I want to know what people think of the projector headlights, imput please. what one will give more light out put ?
     
  2. Oct 15, 2011 at 6:29 AM
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    MarinePhoenix2207

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    I've been dying to do the halo projectors, but the vibe I've been getting from everyone here is that the output sucks. Sounds like the retrofit is the way to go.
     
  3. Oct 15, 2011 at 6:50 AM
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    rhewins13

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    get a set of retrofits man
     
  4. Oct 15, 2011 at 6:53 AM
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    greenmonstah

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    yeah the output on my halos sucks so bad its almost not worth having them on. They make a set of headlight that more BMW have not that are bright hids but they cost a a lot a real lot. I think if i chnage mine ill just sell my projectors
     
  5. Oct 15, 2011 at 6:53 AM
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    greenmonstah

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    Do they give good light out put ?
    How hard are they to install ?
     
  6. Oct 15, 2011 at 7:02 AM
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    pudge151

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    :cool:
     
  7. Oct 15, 2011 at 7:06 AM
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  8. Oct 15, 2011 at 7:09 AM
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    i voted projectors but i though you meant you had retrofit haha...so yeah if you arent talking about the retrofit projectors go to stock or upgrade to a retrofit!
     
  9. Oct 15, 2011 at 7:20 AM
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    greenmonstah

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    I have aftermarket projectors(low) now with an open beam (hi) LED running lights too. I get crap for light coverage unless i'm on hi beam...witch does not include the projector.
     
  10. Oct 15, 2011 at 8:08 AM
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    I choose retro. :)
     
  11. Oct 15, 2011 at 8:11 AM
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    Anyone use HID's with the retro ?
    how is the hi/low beam with the HID. dose it chnage the angle?
     
  12. Oct 15, 2011 at 8:16 AM
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    Im on a phone but check out my threads for fxr or ls460.. I believe we all use hid for retros... The light output is amazing. Both hi and low. The cutoff is just schweeeeet
     
  13. Oct 16, 2011 at 3:33 AM
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    will do, I need to chack some out in real life the projectors I have now suck the cut off is not to bad, but its a cheep set of lights.
     
  14. Oct 16, 2011 at 10:27 AM
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    Your best bet is to buy a set of clear lens aftermarket headlights, and put in a bi xeon projector of your choice. That way you will have your clean cut off and excellent light output.
     
  15. Oct 16, 2011 at 10:28 AM
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    cummins6speed

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    I selected projectors but by that I mean HID projectors
     
  16. Oct 16, 2011 at 10:31 AM
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    Now is the perfect time to do a retro, see my link in my sig :D
     
  17. Oct 16, 2011 at 10:31 AM
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    idk about the light quality from personal experience, but everyone says that its amazing. and i havent gotten mine, still waiting on them to be finished. ill let u know when i get them and install them though op
     
  18. Oct 16, 2011 at 10:32 AM
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    ah, yeah i have seen the bi-xeon hid's i was thinking about getting them if i go to the stock headlight assembly again
     
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